Castillo, 27, reportedly looked good. And now the potentially crazy bidding begins.
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The return is yet unreported, but Peavy represents a marginal improvement for the Giants.
It’ll now be a little harder to be voted in. Also: Rizzo and Castro leading, Olt trying, Sweeney lucking, games slowing, and more.
He could play for the Cardinals as soon as today at Wrigley Field.
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The bottom ten teams will have a protected first round pick, not just the top ten “picks.”
Trades are happening, they’re just pretty minor right now. Does this take the Yankees out of the lower-tier pitcher market?
Market impact as far as the Cubs are concerned is probably pretty small.
Other teams receiving selections include quite a few “buyers,” which could make things interesting in the next week.
That was fast. Headley isn’t quite what he was two years ago, but the Yankees are clearly in acquisition mode.
David Price had it right, and we should probably underscore it. And highlight it. And staple it to the fridge. With a nail gun. And superglue.
The Mariners are connected to Junior Lake by a couple rumors. Anything there? Also, the latest from the rumor mill.
It’s a reasonably big trade, though the impact to the Cubs’ trade market efforts is probably limited.
The 27-year-old outfielder could be an impact starter, or a mere role player. It’s hard to know.