The Angels signed right handed swingman Junior Guerra to a minor league deal. He probably gets invited to spring training. World Series here we come. Who here thinks Mike Trout is good at batting?
It’s official. Andrelton Simmons is with the Minnesota Twins. Happy belated birthdays to Nolan Ryan and Jackie Robinson. Didi Gregorius re-signed with the Phillies for two years at $28 Million. Adam Wainwright went to the Cardinals for one year at $8 Million.
The Mets traded starter Steven Matz to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for three prospects. The White Sox will be getting left hander Carlos Rodon. Meanwhile, the Athletics acquired Cole Irvin from the Phillies for cash considerations. The Cardinals will get Nolan Arenado on what is apparently a very complicated transaction.
MLB now proposes a 154 game season with the start delayed by a month and extending an extra week into the autumn. The player’s union is not expected to go along with it. The Mets owner, Steve Cohen, took a break from Twitter after his family received threats in the wake of the GameStop debacle.