For the big name free agents, this winter has been a lot of sizzle with no steak. For those on the next tier down, it’s been a whole lot of nothing. Now with Spring Training looming, David Stearns should strike again, this time by landing free agent Marwin Gonzalez.
The future of the Los Angeles Dodgers may be going from a sunny California afternoon to the darkest of clouds over the City of Angels.
On the surface, it appears a simple positional upgrade. In reality, it seems Yasmani Grandal’s purpose has a chance to be much, much greater.
With the Cincinnati Reds landing Yasiel Puig, Matt Kemp and Alex Wood Friday in a trade with the Los Angeles Dodgers, the presumed NL Central doormats are ready to rumble, and the division went from being a two-way race at the end of 2018 to an open field with five not unrealistic contenders for the division title.
Hit the music.
The NL East has been the talk of the offseason so far. And the most significant addition to baseball’s most compelling division may still be coming.
At one point, Patrick Corbin was all but a certainty to be a New York Yankee in 2018.
St. Louis’ acquisition of Paul Goldschmidt reminds the rest of the National League Central that the Cardinals will not be overshadowed by the I-94 war in 2019.
Baseball insiders say the Brewers are in on Sonny Gray, but why are they so bullish after such a down year?
The New York Yankees want to take the next step in 2019, and there was only one place to start this offseason: the starting rotation.