15 days! That is all we have left until Pitchers and Catchers report to Spring Training. Even though we are so close, and only 67 days away from Opening Day, there is still plenty of work to be done by ball clubs to finalize their rosters and pick up the Free Agents they think can put them over the top.
The Tampa Bay Rays sent starting 2B Logan Forsythe to the Los Angeles Dodgers this week in return for pitching prospect Jose de Leon. Several prominent players in the Rays’ clubhouse were not too happy with the move, but was it a move that the team needed to make? Plus, does this help the Dodgers or could they still be in the market to sign Free Agent Chase Utley to a veteran contract?
Also, on his way back from Tommy John surgery, Greg Holland has found himself a new home in Colorado. Is $6 million dollars too high of a price to pay for a Closer who has not seen MLB action in over a year?