Mike Leake to the Dbacks deal is now official

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    Hmmm... so if Seattle is getting $19 million from the Cards, why would they be so "desperate" to unload Leake??
     
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    oops - $9 million. Where did that 1 come from
     
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    Still seems like a solid deal. Having an anchor type at 4/5 is a good thing
     
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    Gotcha... Leake is serviceable and an immensely low-risk addition for us. He's a contact pitcher which could be "interesting" in places like Chase Field and Coors Field...
    He's a savvy veteran though... With Greinke gone, I guess we'll go with a rotation of: 1.) Ray, 2.) Gallen, 3.) Leake 4.) Young 5.) Clarke??
     
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    Somewhere you gotta throw Kelly in there, and next year add in Weaver and Walker. I expect Kelly to be the odd man out.

    One of those 6 (Ray, Gallen, Leake, Young, Clarke, Kelly) is going to the pen.
     
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    I agree. I’m just thinking about the now. I REALLY hope Weaver & Walker can come back and be productive!
     
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    I suspect Young, Clarke and Kelly will all be out with Weaver and Walker returning (fingers crossed)
     
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    and unfortunately we get to experience it first hand.:(
     
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    Nick Piecoro (@nickpiecoro)
    8/21/19, 3:12 PM
    Mike Leake's line today: 5 IP, 8 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 0 BB, 1 K.

    Leake through four starts with the Diamondbacks: 21 1/3 IP, 37 H, 20 R, 19 ER, 3 BB, 9 K.
     
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    Yep, swapping Greinke for Leake was pretty much the death knell for the Dbacks playoff hopes.
     
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    40 baserunners? :eek:
     
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