Typically, when you talk about the best transactions, you’re discussing moves in which players were brought to the team. The case of Wily Mo Pena is different, though, mostly because of what the deal paved the way for.
By shipping Pena to the Nationals, the Red Sox were able to bring up a highly touted prospect by the name of Jacoby Ellsbury. The rest is history.
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