Blockbuster Anatomy: Toronto GM Alex Antholopolis on the Tulowitzki and Price Deals


Amid the craziest trade deadline week for any team this year — and one of the craziest for any team, ever — Alex Anthopoulos can pinpoint the one moment when he nearly lost his nerve.

Thanks to the team’s league-best offense and shaky rotation, the Blue Jays general manager had been lusting over Tigers ace David Price forover a year. A little more

Then early Wednesday evening, less than 48 hours before the non-waiver deadline, Dombrowski called Anthopoulos. The Tigers were going to move Price.

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