Earlier we heard a rumor from Keith Law that the Pittsburgh Pirates would listen on center fielder Andrew McCutchen. Since that report came out, we've heard from Dejan Kovacevic that the Pirates aren't trading McCutchen and have no intention of doing so. Law's report never said the team was shopping McCutchen, just that he isn't untouchable for the right deal, which is an approach the Pirates should take with any player.
Even if the team wanted to trade McCutchen, I think any attempt at a deal would be impossible. I reviewed McCutchen's trade value in July, but now would be a good time as any to update the value, taking the entire 2011 season in to account.
NOTE: The purpose here is to show what Andrew McCutchen's value is during his control years, using projected values (calculat...
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