The Rockies’ offseason rumors have been little more than quiet whispers of speculation thus far. While the Rockies are exploring possible trades, it’s highly doubtful that slugging first baseman Carlos Santana will end up in Colorado. The same goes for powerful Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard
At least six teams are thought to be “serious players” for his services.
Jon Heyman reports that the New York Mets are “seriously considering” trading starter Noah Syndergaard. He says that at least half a dozen teams are “believed to be real players” for his services. Any team should be a player for his services. Including the Mets, actually. While Syndergaard was limited
J.P. Ricciardi has ended his eight year tenure with the Mets, departing by mutual decision. The Mets are in the hunt for catching help. Just which catcher they truly want isn’t entirely clear yet. The Mets aren’t expected to be contenders to sign Manny Machado. Anthony DiComo has a lengthy profile
Finalists announced for MVP, Cy Young and Rookie of the Year. Among them: Mookie Betts, Nolan Arenado, Mike Trout, Justin Verlander, Ronald Acuna Jr. and Max Scherzer.
Bryce Harper and the New York Mets is the perfect marriage. The team knows it, he knows it, and the fans know it. The press probably knows it too, even though most of its members don’t take the idea seriously. Yes, Harper will probably command something like 10 years and $300 million, maybe even