Hello folks! I know many of you are still coming to terms with the conclusion of the Seahawks’ season, and perhaps are now waiting for the baseball season with a renewed sense of impatience. We’re still a few weeks out from Spring Training, but we’ve got some stories to keep you covered for the day.
In Mariners news...
- Jerry Dipoto spoke to David Laurila at Fangraphs about the Mariners’ quiet offseason to this point.
Around the league...
- The Nolan Arenado trade talks have ramped up, with both the Rangers and the Cardinals seemingly making progress on a potential deal with the Rockies.
- Now we’re hearing some names connected to the Rangers an Arenado trade.
The #Rangers are not viewed as favorites to acquire Nolan Arenado from the #Rockies at this point, sources say. However, Rangers C/1B prospect Sam Huff is one name that could intrigue Colorado in Arenado talks. @MLB @MLBNetwork— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) January 12, 2020
- However, it seems the Rangers have hedged their bets as the team agreed to a deal with corner infielder Todd Frazier.
- The Dodgers continue to bolster their pitching corps.
Free-agent left-hander Alex Wood in agreement with #Dodgers, source tells The Athletic.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) January 13, 2020
- MLB Pipeline names the best defensive prospects at each position.