While everyone wants the Los Angeles Dodgers to make a splash trade, the old adage is that to get something; you must give up something.
Therefore, it’s nice to see one MLB.com prospects writer singing the praises of the Dodgers’ prospects in the minor leagues. Our friend Mike Rosenbaum writes that the Dodgers are one of the top-10 teams in baseball with prospects to trade. Now let’s take a look at what he has to say about the farm system and its holdings.
With the Winter Meetings just around the corner, here’s a look at 10 #MLB teams that have the prospects to pull off a blockbuster trade and bolster their chances in 2020: https://t.co/SlSkhKBz4C pic.twitter.com/fGhD1L7Yq0
— MLB Pipeline (@MLBPipeline) December 4, 2019
Notably, Rosenbaum says the Dodgers’ have a number of directions they can go while piecing together a few trade possibilities. While he doesn’t see Gavin Lux being dealt, he mentions the key returns the Dodgers received from the Yasiel Puig trade last winter.
While the Dodgers have one of the better hitter-pitcher prospect pairings in Lux and right-hander Dustin May (No. 32 overall), it’s a safe bet that neither player will be made…