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17 Jun 2018 14:33:34
Any opinions on where Donaldson and Happ may end up at the deadline?

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19 Jun 2018 14:28:26
Donaldson I'd say Atlanta or St. Louis. Happ Yankees, Seattle, Phillies.

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27 Jun 2018 01:53:59
Donaldson will remain on the DL at the deadline, watching his 2019 salary drop a million dollars per week.

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29 Jun 2018 15:50:11
He'll probably get traded in August for not much more then the 2nd round pick they'll receive.

I still think he gets 20 mil a year with a lesser term. Lots of big money will be flying around this off season.

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30 Jun 2018 06:46:25
He'll be 33 in December and his health has all but deteriorated. For the life of me, I cannot even think of a team that might consider giving him 20M a year. Any GM who gives him 15M a year at this point should immediately be fired.

There will be 2 players who will receive ungodly salaries (I don't think Kershaw opts out) and I think the rest will receive very modest figures, maybe even another low year.

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14 Jun 2018 05:04:47
That's too much for Machado, I think he could get Russell or happ, not both. And that is wayyyyyy too much for Donaldson, he doesn't have much value at the moment.

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17 May 2018 23:47:42
With the Machado to Cubs talks being brought up, does Happ, Russell and Montgomery really get it done?

A SS, albeit still young, who has never hit .250, highest wOBA is .316 and has never been at least average in terms of wRC+. Plus a guy in Happ who doesn't really have a position (he can "adequately" play the corners, decent in CF) who is hitting .233 (.396 BABIP) with a 44.2%(!!!) K-Rate. Sure these guys project as much better, but these are the cornerstones in return for your franchise player?

If I'm Baltimore, I'm pushing for Almora Jr. instead of Happ and I want Adbert Alzolay instead of Montgomery. Plus I think the versatility of Montgomery is more valuable to a playoff team like the Cubs.

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18 May 2018 23:05:52
I can't see the Cubs giving up that much controllable MLB-ready talent for less than a full year of Machado.

I'm definitely not high on Happ or Russell, but the Cubs seem to be. I don't see it.

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03 Feb 2018 17:49:44
Just when I thought the Rangers could get any worse they are going to sign Bartolo Colon I wish we would just start a rebuild now.

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06 Feb 2018 16:33:44
It’s a minor-league deal. It’s purely a depth move.

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08 Feb 2018 20:19:23
its a minor league deal, and there were/ are worse players they could have signed.

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28 Mar 2018 20:32:18
Well there you have it they released him.

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02 Apr 2018 22:24:29
Well, there you have him, they are starting him tonight.

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26 Jan 2018 01:54:16
Brewers need another SP so I can't see them trading for Yehlich and signing Cain without having a plan on getting another SP. Yu Darvish has to be in play or they can come knock on Detroit's door for Fulmer. They would have to give them three top prospects with a package of 4 or 5 total. Fulmer is a bulldog, cost certainty for 4 years and controlability for 5 or 6 years. They could also trade him in 3 years for top prospects back if this experiment doesn't work. Yankees love Fulmer so strike now while you have the chance.

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26 Jan 2018 04:28:39
I don't buy that they "NEED" another SP. Between Jimmy Nelson, Chase Anderson, and Zach Davies, they'd be just fine. Adding a frontline starter just gives them that much more of an edge.

As for Fulmer, it'd be a good time to trade for him. His recent injury lowers the return. Something like Domingo Santana, Brandon Woodruff, and Trent Clark would be great for Detroit.

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26 Jan 2018 21:24:49
Tigers aren't going to trade Fulmer unless it absolutely blows them away.

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06 Feb 2018 16:34:50
They won’t be trading Fulmer until his injury is well behind him.

There’s nothing wrong with that, either. But they won’t be “blown away” as it is now.

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19 Dec 2017 20:57:42
Blue Jays Offseason

TOR- Alex Reyes, Tyler O'Neil, Oscar Mercado
STL- Josh Donldson

TOR- Kolby Allard, Ian Anderson, Austin Riley
ATL- Marcus Stroman


2019 Roster
C- Russell Martin
1B- Austin Riley
2B- Logan Warmoth
3B- Vlad Guerrero Jr
SS- Bo Bichette
LF- Lourdes Gourriel
CF- Kevin Pillar
RF- Anthony Alford
DH- Justin Smoak

C- Max Penticost
IF- Troy Tulowitski
OF- Tyler O'Neil

SP- Kolby Allard
SP- Alex Reyes
SP- Ian Anderson
SP- Aaron Sanchez
SP- Sean Reid-Foley

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22 Dec 2017 02:33:14
This is okay, but why is the roster for 2019? They'd likely add at least someone next offseason.

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18 Dec 2017 14:42:25
Cubs Offseason

CHC- Manny Machado
BAL- Addison Russell, Kyle Schwarber, Thomas Hatch

Re-sign SP Jake Arrieta 3 years $60 million

C- Wilson Contreras
1B- Anthony Rizzo
2B- Javier Baez
3B- Kris Bryant
SS- Manny Machado
LF- Ian Happ
CF- Albert Almora
RF- Jason Heyward
UT- Ben Zobrist

SP- Jon Lester
SP- Jake Arrieta
SP- Kyle Hendricks
SP- Jose Quintana
SP- Mike Montgomery

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18 Dec 2017 15:50:30
Tyler Chatwood would be their fifth starter, not Montgomery.

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18 Dec 2017 21:00:38
As I said on your rumors post, no to the Machado trade.

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20 Dec 2017 23:06:46
Arrieta is worth more than 3yr $60Mil.

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17 Dec 2017 17:54:29
O's acquire Danny Duffy
Royals acquire Ryan Mountcastle and Tanner Scott

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17 Dec 2017 19:33:53
Forget this. Royals aren't trading Duffy.

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17 Dec 2017 02:42:59
Rockies get Kelvin Herrera
Royals get David Dahl

Rockies get closer to replace Holland. Royals get replacement for Cain

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14 Dec 2017 23:22:11
With the Tigers not having much depth in the infield in the majors, I feel they should go after Alexi Amarista. Sign him to a one year deal as a stopgap for the infield prospects to come. Amarista can play multiple positions and fill the Tigers bench role nicely.

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17 Dec 2017 12:41:15
OK. But is this really that important?

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