MASTER NOTES: Forget about draft-day values

Last week in Tout Wars’ NL-only league, I traded a $25 Ike Davis to Rotowire’s Chris Liss for a $14 Jeff Samardzija and a $5 Todd Helton. The trade engendered a few comments focused on the dollar disparity between Davis and Samardzija. Admittedly, the deal could be viewed as selling low on the struggling Davis, but was that the case and were the draft-day values still valid five weeks into the season?

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