Trade deadline busts: TOR-WAS mega deal
You read the title, Troy Glaus almost ended up in Washington in a trade that would've sent Kevein Youkilis to Toronto.
Glaus and Wells nearly ended up in Washington.
It was rumoured that the Nationals were to acquire Mussina, Wells, Frank Catalannoto, A.J. Burnett and finally Troy Glaus from the Jays for Carl Pavano, Marlon Byrd, Kevein Youkilis, prospects and Lance Berkman.
The deal fell through though because Toronto did not want to make that big of a deal.
However, since Glaus didn't end up in Washington which prompted the acquistion of Morgan Ensberg from the Astros.
A source close to the Jays said that Toronto wou;d have acquired Pavano then dealt him to Phildadlephia in a complex three-way trade.
Obviously, only 25% of trade offers go throgh