It was a huge day for the sport yesterday, and also a huge day for what happens in 2015.
MLB News and Rumors
Big if true. Obviously. I don’t even mean that in the jokey way. This is potentially huge for so many reasons.
A number of non-David Price things going down …
The Red Sox are unloading today. Cardinals reportedly picking up their second pitcher in as many days for Allen Craig and Joe Kelly.
The market is opening up in the wake of the Lester/Cespedes trade.
Jon Lester Has Been Traded to the A’s, Together with Jonny Gomes, for Yoenis Cespedes and a Draft Pick
Well, that’s certainly a surprising structure.
Checking back in with a variety of rumors as today becomes tomorrow, Deadline Day.
It was a pretty decent prospect the Cardinals gave up on a roll of the dice.
Even the day before the Deadline, the situation can swing dramatically.
The odds he’s dealt before the Trade Deadline tomorrow just leapt up to 99.9%.
The latest from the rumor mill as we await the start of the Blogathon tomorrow morning.
This Jon Lester Stuff is Escalating Quickly – Multiple Reports Indicate He’s Now Expected to Be Dealt (UPDATE)
That’s quite an evolution over the last few days, and the ramifications for the market – and the offseason – could be significant.
Busy, busy day on the rumor front. If the Phillies are now open to dealing Cole Hamels, as reported, that could change many things.
It sounds like a lot of teams are still pretty into Castillo after his public workout this weekend.