(Adam Dunn's big bat is still available as the trade deadline looms at 4 PM Saturday. UPI/Kevin Dietsch Photo via Newscom.)
"The closer to the deadline it gets, the more pressure is on teams to come with something that makes sense for me to trade one of the best offensive players in baseball."
(Mike Rizzo, via NatsInsider, 7/30/2010)
"50-50. Maybe 51-49. I really don't know."
(Adam Dunn, via Washington Post, 7/31/2010)
Tick...tick...tick...4 PM is looming.
"After hour upon hours of internal and external conversations we just ultimately didn't find a fit.''
(Rays VP Andrew Friedman, via The Heater/TampaBay.com, 7/31/2010)
Good for Rizzo for setting an exorbitant price. Here's hoping Dunn stays put...