"I saw it go down like this in Detroit," Walker said. "Everybody in town was like, 'Dave Dombrowski, he's an idiot. What's he doing?' We took some beatings. A few years later we're in the World Series with seven or eight guys we got in trades. He gave up Jeff Weaver, a No. 1, but we got some pretty good arms for it. That's what we need – arms. Strong pitching's always going to win."