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Mets interested in Brett Lawrie

The infielder was released by the White Sox. After the surprising news last week that the White Sox had released Brett Lawrie—likely to clear playing time for top prospect Yoan Moncada—the Mets are among four teams interested in the infielder, according to ESPN’s Jim Bowden. Bowden lists the Royals, Blue Jays, and Rays as the other three teams with interest. The Rays have Brad Miller and Evan Longoria at second and third, but injuries to Logan Morrison and Matt Duffy could allow Lawrie significant playing time as a starter and as a utility player upon their return. The Royals are...

Morosi: Lawrie reunion only makes sense if Travis is unhealthy

MLB insider Jon Paul Morosi addresses the news that the Blue Jays may be interested in a reunion with now free agent, Brett Lawrie, wondering if he’s even a fit.

Chicago Tribune

White Sox to release infielder Brett Lawrie

The White Sox have requested waivers for the unconditional release of infielder Brett Lawrie, the team announced Friday. Lawrie’s departure comes after an injury-riddled year with the club since he joined the Sox via trade with the Athletics in December 2015. Lawrie hit .248 with 22 doubles, 12...