When you consider how else things could have gone, and how they went for other teams, the Cubs’ series of moves looks all the better.
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Dexter Fowler holding things up, $500 million for Bryce Harper, a trade for Mike Trout and much more.
The price tag could simply grow too large on Lazarito. But there are other options out there.
Gallardo’s price tag could be quite large, and Fowler might be the next to drop thereafter.
It sounds like teams are still waiting on a decision. It’s a big one, so the young man can take his time a bit.
The timeline for the brothers’ arrival could be complicated. But their impact could be significant.
At that price, even though he’s not an obvious fit for the Cubs, they’d have to consider it, right?
That’s the first time we’ve heard a sourced connection between the Cubs and the Cuban prospect.
The rumors won’t go away, but I suppose that could simply be because the two sides keep in contact.
Huge swaths of free agents remain unsigned with Spring Training just around the corner.
In this week’s Ask Away, we check in on the remaining roster moves, gaps in sabermetrics, Brett as a Michael’s boss, and much more.
The sides will be negotiating a deal for 2016 anyway, so why not continue to explore a long-term deal?
The big-time Cuban prospect appears to be trying to expand his pool of bidding teams. As he should.