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****** UPDATE ******
Hours after posting the original article, the Tampa Bay Rays traded James Shields and Wade Davis to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for prospects Wil Myers, Jake Orodizzi and two others, according to ESPN Boston via the Associated Press.
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Just like R.A. Dickey, James Shields will see his market open up now, and by very familiar teams.
We have already seen rumblings of a potential trade to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for top prospect Wil Myers, as initially reported by the Kansas City Star's Bob Dutton.
In addition to the Royals, the Tampa Bay Times' Marc Topkin reports that teams like the Arizona Diamondbacks, Texas Rangers and Colorado Rockies all could be in the mix for Shields.
In 2012, Shields posted a 15-10 record for Tampa Bay with a 3.52 ERA and 1.168 WHIP.
During the winter meetings, there were several tweets like this one from Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal, indicating architecture being laid down for a multi-team blockbuster trade involving Justin Upton.
While it is purely speculation on my part, looking at the teams involved, it would be hard to imagine that Shields would not be a moving part in any trade of that magnitude.