Yeah. We really need to try for it. Niese can be replaced. Its not easy but a pitcher with similar production can be found, even within our own farm system. We need a big young stud bat to go along with our up and coming arms to build a really nice core to this team. Having Myers would change the whole feeling of this club imo. Kid is a star.
I don't think wed get myers for niese but I'm all for just extending dickey and having a sick rotation. We could always trade him mid year when teams get more desperate.
Trade Dickey for Olt + Alfaro
Niese + Familia for Myers
In a perfect world...
"It's not enough that I succeed, others should fail."
Niese for Myers.
I think Pelfrey's asking price is out of the Mets range.
...and Gorski could be an option or he could get lit up in Las Vegas.
More importantly, we'd have a line-up of:
Looks good on paper, but I am one who believes in pitching first, I could be down with one of those deals, not both.