Morning Briefing: Thor Trade Talks Transpire

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Latest Mets News

A duo of former Mets farmhands, Kyle Regnault and Tyler Moore, signed with the Hiroshima Carp of the Nippon Professional Baseball and the Lincoln Saltdogs of The American Association, respectively.

Ken Davidoff of The New York Post wrote about Mets’ fan favorite, Ron Hunt’s, current struggle with Parkinson’s.

Michael Wilbon of New York Post thinks that the Cy Young Award is biased in favor of Jacob deGrom.

According to Andy Martino of SNY, Dan Warthen will not return to the Rangers in 2018.

Per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Padres intend to make “an aggressive run” at Noah Syndergaard this offseason.

Seth Lugo is training this offseason to prepare for a starting role, per Anthony DiComo of MLB.com

Latest MLB News

Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports that David Robertson is leaning towards signing with a team that’s close to his Rhode Island home.

The Minnesota Twins announced their 2019 coaching staff, led by their first-year skipper Rocco Baldelli. Former Met Jeremy Hefner is their assistant pitching coach.

The Red Sox re-signed World Series MVP Steve Pearce to a one-year, $6.25 million dollar deal.

Jon Morosi of MLB.com tweets that the Yankees have been engaged with the Reds and the Athletics on trade talks regarding Sonny Gray.

The Orioles officially named Mike Elias as their GM and Executive Vice President.

MLBPA is in favor of teams taking a file-and-trial approach in terms of arbitration.

Lindsey Adler of The Athletic wrote about Brian Cashman’s annual charity event.

DAZN has paired with MLB to host a nightly baseball show for the next three campaigns.

The Twins inked Preston Guilmet. They also signed Harper (Ryne Harper)!

Peter Bourjos came to terms on a contract with the Angels. It’ll be a one-year, minor league deal for the speedster.

Latest NL East News

Phillies owner John Middleton expects the team to be heavy spenders this offseason.

Latest on MMO

Now that the Arizona Fall League has concluded, John Sheridan recapped how the Mets minor leaguers played.

Mathew Brownstein previewed Zach Britton‘s free agency.

Michael Mayer talked about Amed Rosario‘s impressive overseas offense.

On This Date in Mets History

Birthdays: Tom Seaver (75), Jim Mann (45), Eli Marrero (46), Val Pascucci (41).

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