So yes, Corey Kluber signed a one year deal with the Red Sox with a club option for 2024. With the other signings John Henry reported yesterday, This is the list of remaining free agent starters. It’s organized by certain relevant statistics. The Royals signed Jordan Lyles, so you can mark him off the list. The Red Sox are willing to listen to offers for Chris Sale.
The Giants just designated Tommy La Stella for assignment. Anyone interested in a fifth or sixth second baseman? The Giants did this to make room for free agent reliever Taylor Rogers.
The attempted murder of David Ortiz was apparently mistaken Identity. Ten of the thirteen defendants were convicted down in the Dominican Republic, including the guy who ordered the hit.
Here are some relatively fascinating closeups of R.A. Dickey’s knuckleball.
Photo credit: Rex Fregosi