It’s still a slow news time around baseball as the people in charge of making changes are likely still on vacation. The Phillies did most of their shopping, so they might be at the point where they are taking calls of agents who want to pitch their client to the team rather than the other way around. There’s still work to be done, sure, but who knows? The Opening Day roster might already be set.
On to the links.
- It’s slim pickens’ out there folks, so we’ll have to go with this one about how the top four pitchers need to be the top four pitchers yet again.
- The Nationals are still assembling players that are at least mildly interesting, inking Dominic Smith to a one-year deal.
- Rafael Devers has avoided arbitration with the Red Sox, but this doesn’t mean extension talks are over.
- Sure, let’s talk some potential deal for Bryan Reynolds, especially if they come from Ralph himself.