All you need to know: MLB rumors, news roundup for Feb. 8
One free agent starter came off the board on Saturday, though it wasn't one of the big names still available. Here's a recap of the day's hot stove action.
Spring training camps are starting to open across Florida and Arizona (well, only Arizona at this point), yet the two big free agent starters remain unsigned. Ubaldo Jimenez and Ervin Santana will sign with new teams soon, right? I think so. Here's a recap of Saturday's hot stove news.
FREE AGENT SIGNINGS
RUMORS & SPECULATION
LHP Bill Bray: Wants to continue his career but may wait until midseason to sign. The reliever is currently coming back after missing most of 2013 due to injury. (St. Paul Pioneer Press)
Red Sox: Continue to "check in on" RHP Joel Hanrahan, who is rehabbing from Tommy John surgery. He will throw for teams in March (WEEI.com) ... Watched RHP Ryan Madson during his workout last week. He is trying to come back after missing two years with elbow problems. (Boston Globe)
deGrom is set to become a free agent after the 2020 season
Perkins missed most of the last two seasons due to injury
Jonathan Singleton was suspended after a third positive test for a drug of abuse
Rodriguez will join Jessica Mendoza and Matt Vasgersian on the "Sunday Night Baseball" boo...
Jeff Wilpon talked about payroll on Tuesday, and it won't make any Mets fan happy
Yelich's agent recently asked the Marlins to trade him before the spring