Murf Alert…Nats trade Escobar to Angels opening the door for Murph to sign with…wait for…Washington?!?! Say it ain't so! — #MurfAlert (@MurfMurph) December 10, 2015 I certainly hope not…
Mets continued to make moves yesterday during the Winter Meetings, as they signed 30-year-old Asdrubal Cabrera late last night to a two-year, $18.5 million deal.
Mets acquired 2B Neil Walker from the Pirates in exchange for lefty Jon Niese. What does this mean? Murphy, one of the longest tenured Mets, will not be on the 2016 Mets Niese, another one of the longest tenured Mets, will not be on the 2016 Mets. So, what does THAT mean? Colon will most … More Welcome to New York, Neil Walker
Cubs come in and sweep Zobrist out from under the Mets, but the Mets swept the postseason from the Cubs. We’ll call it even. (Although I will point out, clubs have not confirmed.)
With Winter Meetings, the rumors on Mets Twitter are going to pretty hard to keep up with. I will try to keep you updated.
Source: Sandy Alderson named Baseball America’s Executive of the Year
Back in July, two writers and statisticans for FiveThirtyEight analyzed how Major League Baseball teams “blow” their money. These two smartypants compared the spending and the winning percentage of each season since 1985. Bottom line: more money generally means more wins.* * Yet in the future, I think that’ll change Read more here.