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McCovey Chronicles Jan 12, 2015

Giants still rumored to be interested in Dillon Gee for some reason

I don't get it, either. Dillon Gee rumors are the Giants offseason of trade rumors. So, say, this is a perfect fit. The Giants, even after Jake Peavy, even with Yusmeiro Petit as a starter in a glass case, are still interested in adding the mediocre starter, according to Ken Rosenthal. What I don't get is what the Giants would want with Gee. He's not really good enough to push Tim Lincecum out of the rotation -- read that part again -- and he wouldn't be an upgrade on Petit in a starting role. Steamer projects Gee for a 4.37 ERA in Citi Field (0.2 WAR), and it projects Lincecum for a 4.01...
McCovey Chronicles Jan 8, 2015

Finding a comparison for Tim Lincecum

It's not easy. It might not even be possible. Or it could be terrifying. The Giants are trying Tim Lincecum in the rotation again. After the way last year ended, with Yusmeiro Petit taking over and pitching admirably in the regular season, then getting the important innings in the postseason, this is something of a surprise. I'm not sure why it's a surprise, though. Buster Olney wrote about the Giants' decision to try, try, try again for ESPN, and he focused on their unusual, foolhardy, admirable, and successful history of being supremely loyal to their players. They're going to hope the...
Mets 360 Dec 26, 2014

Is Michael Cuddyer’s 2015 contract “fair?”

Like many, MetsBlog is a regular stop for me. Matt Cerrone has been very good to us here at Mets360. He was a guest on our podcast – back when we did them – and while MetsBlog doesn’t link to…Read more →Related Posts:Batman, was signing Michael Cuddyer a Dumb and Dumber move?How the Tim Lincecum signing may impact the Mets’…Comparing the contracts for Shaun Marcum and Mike PelfreyBREAKING: Mets sign OF Michael CuddyerColorado Rockies

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