A number of sluggers have appeared on the Angels' radar, including Adam Dunn, Mark Teixeira, Jermaine Dye and Mike Piazza. But the Angels refuse to part with their top prospects to land a proven hitter, and deals continue to fall apart. Stoneman said the desire to retain top prospects is not exclusive to the Angels.
Can't say I blame him. Lackey, Weaver, Anderson, Kotchman, and Kendrick are all top prospects that have worked out for us.