Don’t get me wrong — I’m glad the Braves have a deep pool of pitching talent. But dealing from depth to repair gaping holes is what you do. I wouldn’t trade Teheran or Vizcaino; I’m flexible on Minor. Which leads to this hypothetical query:
For the record, Bourn has 25 steals and .345 OBP. Delgado, 21, ranked 36th in Baseball America’s preseason ranking of the game’s top 100 prospects, has a 3.51 ERA and 1.31 WHIP for Pearl. Bourn, 28, will be a free agent after 2012.