Even as penalty-boxed teams like the Cubs and Giants are going to go after Otani, Rob Manfred doesn’t think there will be successful funny business.
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The A’s Matt Olson is doing terrible things to baseballs, but we’ve hardly heard of him.
Estrada would have been a nice short-term, low-risk, back-of-the-rotation type.
Syndergaard is experiencing pain and missed his simulated game … yet the Mets are only “hesitant” to start him.
The pitch clock is coming to Major League baseball, as soon as next season.
With an off-day for the Cubs, the Brewers took advantage.
Hey, the Cubs play in a large market! And hey, the Cubs would be happy to give him a huge extension!
The Cubs’ magic number in the Central is down to 10 after yesterday’s win.
The Cubs’ magic number has reached Neifi levels.
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Bryce Harper could be back in plenty of time to haunt the Cubs in the playoffs. Also, where are the early free agent projections pointing?
That’s all that’s left in the top IFA pools at this point, which further reduces how much Otani could make if he comes this year.
After stagnating for a weekend, the Cubs have seen some movement.
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The Brewers will get a little advantage, but under the circumstances, this is for the best.
Boom. This is really happening. And now one of the more fascinating free agencies in baseball history begins.
If the Cardinals and Brewers are going to keep winning, the Cubs need to get on that, themselves.
The off-day was modestly good to the Cubs.
Dexter Fowler crashed into the center field wall on Saturday night, but the early test results were good. Still, the Cardinals have issues.
I did not see that coming. Nelson has multiple shoulder issues.
The Brewers (obviously) and Cardinals both won yesterday.