Talk about the bombshell that never happened...the Toronto Blue Jays were actually in the market to get Victor Martinez at the trade deadline earlier this year?
This was mentioned in passing in a recent article by Rob Bradford from WEEI. If it werenÆt for the heads-up from the guys at MLB Trade Rumors, I probably would never have even noticed it. It said that the Blue Jays were planning on keeping Roy Halladay while trading to get Victor Martinez from the Cleveland Indians in hopes they could put together a contender in 2010.
Obviously any preliminary trade talks between the Blue Jays and the Indians must have fallen through the cracks because weÆre just hearing about these developments now, but it makes one wonder...what would the Blue Jays have had to give up to land Victor Mart ...
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