Morning Briefing: Back to Work Looking For Deals

Hopefully all of you enjoyed your Thanksgivings. Today, you can get stuff from up to 50-75% off in some stores. Unfortunately, Scott Boras and other agents do not follow the same policy on their players.

Latest Mets News

Mike Puma of the NY Post writes that the Mets are showing significant interest in Bryan Shaw and like Joe Smith, Addison Reed, and Mike Minor.

All have some connection to the Mets coaching staff or to the Mets in their past. Reed and Smith pitched for the Mets, Shaw and Smith pitched under Mickey Callaway in Cleveland, and Minor worked with Dave Eiland in Kansas City.

Latest MLB News

Jerry Dipoto told a Mariners podcast that he plans on selling Shohei Ohtani on the Seattle experience.

Craig Edwards of FanGraphs does a nice job of explaining how Giancarlo Stanton‘s is limited by his opt-out.

Latest NL East News

Jamal Collier of answers questions from Nationals’ fans.

Jon Heyman of Fan Rags Sports writes that the Marlins are seeking more investors and they are seeking a more structured organization.

David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal Constitution writes about the Braves punishment’s form the other day.

Todd Zolelcki of says the Phillies are unlikely to pursue Kevin Maitian or Shohei Ohtani.

Latest on MMO

Joe D. sends his Thanksgiving wishes.

This Day in MLB History

2005: Mets acquire slugging first baseman, Carlos Delgado from the Marlins. Delgado was a big signing by the Marlins the year prior and was traded due the payroll struggles of the Marlins.

Birthdays: Jason Jacome turns 47, Bob Friend turns 87

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I became a Mets fan in the 2008 season. Since the Alderson regime, I've embraced saber-metrics and advanced stats to back up my eye tests. I study computer science at Stony Brook