Making Sense Of Nonsense: Rangers trade Ian Kinsler to Tigers for Prince Fielder

In a world where most trades involve exchanging proven commodities for unknown quantities with tremendous upside, seeing the Ian Kinsler-for-Prince Fielder blockbuster trade go through is quite the shock.

It’s not every day contending teams exchange one All-Star for another. More than that, it’s quite a rarity when teams make a deal in which both parties can claim “victory” in said deal.

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