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Reds, Braves, Blue Jays Have Checked In On Kelly Johnson

An article by posted on 18/03/2017 0 Comments
Reds, Braves, Blue Jays Have Checked In On Kelly Johnson

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Cincinnati Red, Atlanta Braves and the Toronto Blue Jays have checked in on free agent infielder Kelly Johnson on a non-roster deal. The veteran former Met is still seeking a major league deal however. Last offseason, Johnson settled for a one-year deal worth $2 million on January 8 […]

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Mets Not Really Interested In Brett Lawrie

An article by posted on 07/03/2017 0 Comments
Mets Not Really Interested In Brett Lawrie

The Mets don’t have any real interest in third baseman Brett Lawrie, according to what team sources have told beat reporter Anthony DiComo of MLB.com. With Jose Reyes expected to start at third base in place of David Wright, and Wilmer Flores, T.J. Rivera, and Ty Kelly all  available to provide depth if needed, it […]

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Mets Interested in Cuban Free Agent Osvaldo Hernandez

An article by posted on 11/02/2017 0 Comments
Mets Interested in Cuban Free Agent Osvaldo Hernandez

The Mets are interested in 18 year-old Cuban left–handed pitcher Osvaldo Hernandez, reports MLB.com’s Jesse Sanchez. Hernandez has been declared a free agent and can sign with any team he wishes. The other teams Sanchez reports to be interested ar the Padres, Reds. Astros, Braves, Rangers, and Red Sox. According to Sanchez, Hernandez’s fastball currently […]

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Nationals, White Sox Discussing David Robertson Trade

An article by posted on 07/02/2017 0 Comments
Nationals, White Sox Discussing David Robertson Trade

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Washington Nationals are discussing a trade to acquire closer David Robertson from the Chicago White Sox. The Nationals inability to acquire a closer, or even a marquee free agent for that matter, has been well documented. Mark Melancon, the closer they acquired at the trade deadline last year, […]

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Niese Schedules A Workout, Could He Interest Mets On Minor League Deal?

An article by posted on 07/02/2017 0 Comments
Niese Schedules A Workout, Could He Interest Mets On Minor League Deal?

According to Ken Davidoff of the New York Post, free agent left-handed pitcher Jon Niese will be working out on Wednesday in Florida for teams who may be interested in signing him.  At this time, it is unknown which teams will be attending the workout, however he was at Tradition Field on Monday training with […]

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Cleveland Indians Sign Lefty Reliever Boone Logan

An article by posted on 02/02/2017 0 Comments
Cleveland Indians Sign Lefty Reliever Boone Logan

According to Ken Rosental of Fox Sports, the Cleveland Indians have signed left-handed reliever Boone Logan, pending a physical. Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes reports that the deal is for one-year with a club option. The Logan deal could be a good measure for what Jerry Blevins might be able to get. Logan, 32, had great 2016 […]

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Royals Agree To Two-Year Deal With Brandon Moss

An article by posted on 29/01/2017 0 Comments
Royals Agree To Two-Year Deal With Brandon Moss

Jim Bowden of ESPN reports that the Kansas City Royals and have agreed to a two-year, $12 million dollar contract with free agent first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss. The deal is pending a physical. Moss, 33, belted 28 home runs with 67 RBIs in 464 plate appearances for the St. Louis Cardinals last season, however after a […]

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Price Tag For Jerry Blevins Starts At Two Years, $12MM

An article by posted on 27/01/2017 0 Comments
Price Tag For Jerry Blevins Starts At Two Years, $12MM

Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports that the agents for lefty relievers Jerry Blevins and Boone Logan are telling interested teams that each will secure at least a two-year deal, $12 million deal. The Toronto Blue Jays are one of the teams that has interest in bringing in a lefty reliever and have shown interest in […]

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Does Anybody Want Matt Wieters?

An article by posted on 24/01/2017 0 Comments
Does Anybody Want Matt Wieters?

Across Major League Baseball, Pitchers and Catchers are set to report to Spring Training in three weeks.  Surprisingly, Matt Wieters, a four time All-Star and two time Gold Glove winner, has yet to find a team to report to.  Worse yet, it does not seem as if there is a strong interest for his services […]

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Mets Are Looking For Two Prospects In Exchange For Bruce

An article by posted on 15/01/2017 0 Comments
Mets Are Looking For Two Prospects In Exchange For Bruce

According to a report by Philadelphia beat writer Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com, the New York Mets are holding out for two prospects in exchange for outfielder Jay Bruce. The Phillies, he writes, have had longstanding interest in Bruce, however they are committed to hanging on to their prospects, and feel that they could sign Brandon […]

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