Ottobot Episode 21: Arbitration Review | Get some swag and support Ottoneu

Magic Bus gives up...

Player NameSalary
Jung Ho Kang FA SS/3B R $9
Outgoing Loan $0
Has $52 free, will have $56 free

Long ago you or the previous owner of this team put Nola on the block looking for a solid utility guy. Nola hasn't lived up to his potential, but I'm a LSU guy willing to gamble on him. And Kang is eligible all over the infield, hits for power and contact. I don't think you will get a better offer.

Yu Darvish, Me Strasburg gives up...

Player NameSalary
Aaron Nola PHI SP R $5
Outgoing Loan $0
Has $8 free, will have $4 free

We have a deal; although I'm also gambling Kang won't get a lengthy suspension for his sexual assault case. Nola has the best curve in MLB and will be the Phillies ace for many seasons: The Phillies elected to skip Nola's final start of the first half after he posted a 13.50 ERA in his last five outings. He's on track to rejoin the rotation on July 18 against the Marlins, which is the club's fourth game after the All-Star break. "My body's healthy, I don't really think it's a mental break," Nola

The league has approved this trade

Approved: 2 Vetoed: 0 Abstained: 10