It might be Dodgers or Yankees (or Astros or Cubs) or bust for Stanton.
The team announces Stanton won’t accept a trade to St. Louis.
I’m bummed. Even as it was always the most likely outcome … I’m still bummed.
The Cubs’ left fielder has looked fit in pictures this week, and it’s not by accident.
The price of a depth starter in this market.
For now, Stanton still isn’t approving a trade to the Giants or Cardinals, which puts the screws to the Marlins.
It might be several more days before we get any more word on Ohtani. Or maybe it’ll be rapid fire. We don’t know. That’s how quiet this process has been.
The Cubs have landed their first starting pitcher of the offseason.
Things could wind up smoking hot by this weekend. The big stories still plod along, but the Orioles also have some major pieces they could trade.
Could Lance Lynn finally develop a useful changeup to take himself to the next level? That’s a big bet to have to make …
I think we should re-frame this process in light of last night’s trades, and with a reminder of exactly what this chase is really about.
Things are happening.
Away we go? Or will there be more rounds of meetings? THIS PROCESS, MAN.
It’ll be interesting to see how the rest of the moves play out in that context. Also, Disney is really getting into the sports streaming world.
How did it go? Who was there? What did they say???? I MUST KNOW!!!!!
The uber-strike-throwing reliever mostly gets by on balls in play.
Dellin Betances and Chance Adams from the Yankees? I need a bit more.
Good for Martin, who at least had a couple great moments with the Cubs.
The Angels jump into next year’s IFA money to land Maitan.