Archive for December 5th, 2012

  • More Winter Meetings Odds And Ends

    More Winter Meetings Odds And Ends

    December 5, 2012 at 5:26 pm 7 comments

    Here are a few links to get everybody caught up… Bob Nightengale says that a 4-team deal in which the Rangers would get James Shields is still being discussed. It is unclear what the Rays would receive but it is safe to say they are asking for Jurickson Profar to […]

     
  • Jeff Keppinger To Sign With White Sox

    December 5, 2012 at 2:12 pm 14 comments

    Jeff Keppinger is now officially a former member of the Rays, agreeing to a 3-year deal worth “about” $12 million with the White Sox. [MLBTR] Likes(0)Dislikes(0)

     
  • The 2013 Roster Is Starting To Take Shape

    The 2013 Roster Is Starting To Take Shape

    December 5, 2012 at 11:08 am 12 comments

    With the signing of James Loney and the trade for Yunel Escobar, the opening day roster is starting to come together, and the number of spots eligible for upgrade are starting to dwindle. Here’s a look at what the roster might look like if the season started today. Notes on […]

     
  • [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A New Shortstop, A New Assistant Hitting Coach, And Saying Goodbye To Keppinger

    [THE HANGOVER] The One Where We Discuss A New Shortstop, A New Assistant Hitting Coach, And Saying Goodbye To Keppinger

    December 5, 2012 at 9:18 am 10 comments

    Some quotes from Andrew Friedman on the acquisition Yunel Escobar… “I think he definitely learned a lesson … and he feels remorse.” [via Marc Topkin] “We feel like he really helps solidify our infield defense, which should be a real strength next year.” [via Dave Haller] “He will be our […]