ESPN foreshadowed the Kinsler/Fielder trade nearly four years ago

The talk of the baseball world on Wednesday night was the blockbuster trade that sent Ian Kinsler to the Tigers and Prince Fielder to the Rangers. In a bit of foreshadowing, ESPN released the above Sunday Night Baseball commercial with Fielder (then, still a Milwaukee Brewer) and Kinsler talking about trading each other – in fantasy baseball. Three and a half years later, the deal is done – in real life, and not in your fantasy league. Talk about a coincidence…

[H/T: Darren Rovell]

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