So, Michael Pineda is out for the rest of the season and will probably miss the beginning of next season. For those of you who don’t follow baseball, Michael Pineda pitches for the New York Yankees, well in theory at least (he’s yet to actually pitch an inning as a Yankee). This off season the Yankees made a bold move trading their top prospect for Pineda. When I heard the deal, I instantly hated it. When I took some time to think about it, I still hated it. Here’s a text conversation I had with a friend following the trade.