The Giancarlo Stanton rumors are finally starting to get legs. Signs that the winter is progressing are upon us! The Mets will have some 40-man roster decisions to make this weekend, rosters are required to be set by Monday night.
Latest Mets News
The Mets signed Matt Purke to a minor league deal. Purke has had injuries in the past and was in the minors for 2017. He held lefties to a .192/.314/.222 slash in the minors and was once a top draft prospect coming out of high school.
Latest MLB News
John Hart stepped down as the President of Baseball Operations of the Atlanta Braves. Hart lost a lot of power after the recent front office transition.
Ken Rosenthal of the Athletic reports that the Marlins are fielding offers for Giancarlo Stanton and the Giants have made a proposal. The Red Sox and Cardinals are expected to make bids as well.
Latest NL East News
Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald writes about Giancarlo Stanton’s MVP.
Mark Bowman of MLB.com writes about the potential prospects who could be lost due to the MLB’s investigation.
Latest on MMO
Mike Mayer looks at the potential Rule 5 decisions.
This Day in Baseball History
1949: Jackie Robinson becomes the first African-American player to win the MVP.
1984: Dwight Gooden wins the Rookie of the Year.
1985: Dwight Gooden wins the CY Young Award. He became the youngest ever to win it.