12:21 AM EST, Mon December 09, 2013
National League Rumors & News
MetsBlog 10 hours ago
Seven or eight teams – including the Mets – have inquired about free agent LHP Johan Santana, according to someone with knowledge of the situation (Castillo). Santana’s agent – Chris Leible of the Legacy Agency – recently said on Twitter Santana is throwing from 150 feet on flat ground with no pain. Santana has not […]
Rotoworld 11 hours ago
Johan Santana's agent, Chris Leible, said that seven or eight teams have reached out to express interest in his client.
Mets Blog | ESPN New York 6 hours ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Sandy Alderson continued to portray Ruben Tejada as a strong possibility to open the season as the Mets' shortstop. Alderson, speaking on the first night of the winter meetings, again cited Tejada's willingness to attend a four-week nutrition and physical training came near Ann Arbor, Mich., last month as an indication of Tejada's commitment level to the Mets. Ruben Tejada #11 SSNew York Mets 2013 STATS GM57 HR0 RBI10 R20 OBP.
Redleg Nation 9 hours ago
Earlier in the week, Reds GM Walt Jocketty said that the Reds are not going to trade Brandon Phillips. Friday night at RedsFest, Jocketty told Lance McAlister “right now he (Billy Hamilton) is our starting CF.” With those two questions being answered, it basically tells you exactly what the 2014 Cincinnati Reds starting lineup [...]
Chicago Sun-Times 1 hour ago
ORLANDO, Fla. — They’ll try to add pitching, maybe a hitter with an on-base percentage actually higher than his batting average. But for all the money and trades flying around baseball over the last week, the Cubs are still small players in the newest age of big money as the annual winter meetings open Monday at Disney World’s Swan and Dolphin Resort. As they await anticipated new local revenues and continue to deal with financial covenants affecting their...
Friars on Base 7 hours ago
Today is the first day of the GM Winter Meetings in Florida. On Thursday, the GM’s will wrap up the Winter Meetings with the Rule 5 Draft. If you’re not familiar with the draft and how it works, take a look back at our Rule 5 primer. So, who are the players that may be […]Potential Rule 5 Picks, Many Good Relievers Available - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Belleville News Democrat 10 hours ago
With most of their offseason work already completed, the St. Louis Cardinals aren't expected to be major players at the winter meetings this week at Walt Disney World Swan and…
Rotoworld 5 hours ago
Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports that the Padres are not expected to trade Chase Headley.
Rotoworld 8 hours ago
Troy Renck of the Denver Post reports that the Rockies have expressed interest in free agent infielder Michael Young.
KFFL 12 hours ago
The Philadelphia Phillies reportedly pursued SPs Scott Feldman and Ryan Vogelsong before they signed with ...
The Splash | San Francisco Chronicle 24 mins ago
ORLANDO — The Yankees have plenty of extra outfielders, and one would be a splendid fit in left field for the Giants. Brett Gardner seems available, too. The Giants’ contingent arrived at the winter meetings, which begin here Monday. The team is seeking a left fielder to accompany center fielder Angel Pagan and right fielder Read More
Nick Piecoro's Dbacks Blog | Arizona Republic 25 mins ago
Diamondbacks General Manager Kevin Towers comes from the old school of baseball executives, the kind that would draw up trade ideas on cocktail napkins. He is gregarious and likeable, he can operate on little sleep and he is known for …
New York Post 58 mins ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Mets will enjoy their moment in the spotlight at the Winter Meetings as they introduce Curtis Granderson at a news conference to the national...
New York Post 1 hour ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — The Mets’ “Grand” plan for improvement might not include a new shortstop. Only two days after agreeing to terms with outfielder Curtis Granderson on a...
National League Player News
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Mets intend to find trade for Lucas Duda or Ike Davis at the Winter Meetings
Winter Meetings an opportunity for Red Sox
Mets aim to add at least 1 starting pitcher