Morning Briefing: Lind-Sanity?

Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reported that teams may have a resolution in Giancarlo Stanton talks by the Winter Meetings. The Hot Stove seems to be at a standstill right now, but perhaps a final verdict on the Stanton saga will get the ball rolling.

Latest Mets News

MMO’s own, Jacob Resnick, said the Baltimore Orioles signed Josh Edgin to a minor league deal. Edgin pitched for the Mets from 2012-2017.

The Atlanta Braves fired Adam Fisher according to Ken Rosenthal of the Athletic. Fisher was a longtime special assistant to the GM for the Mets, but left for the assistant GM job in Atlanta. He joined before the scandal rocked the Braves front office.

Buster Olney of ESPN says the Mets will keep their eye on Adam Lind.

Anthony DiComo of answers questions from fans.

Latest MLB News

Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle says the Houston Astros’ full postseason share was $438,901.57; a MLB record. Kaplan adds the Astros issued 60 full shares.

Latest NL East News

Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports that Victor Robles is due to start at Triple-A.

Joe Firsaro of writes about what will be on tap for the Winter Meetings.

David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution says the Auburn School of Human Sciences will award Tim Hudson the Lifetime Achievement award.

Mark Appel cleared waivers and was outrighted. Appel was the 2013 first overall pick.

Latest on MMO

Ernest Dove interviews minor league pitcher Andrew Church.

Rob Piersall writes about arbitration decisions looming for the Mets.

This Day in MLB History

1961: Mets acquire outfielder Frank Thomas.

Birthdays: Jose Parra turns 45, Pedro Astacio turns 49.

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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.