The Phillies vow to be a “little bit stupid” this winter. More thoughts on Bryce Harper, who got a new ‘do. Marwin Gonzalez is a man in demand. Ichiro makes a surprise appearance.
It was a pretty quiet weekend on the MLB news front and it is only going to get quieter as we head into Thanksgiving. So if a free agent really wants to make a splash, they should sign somewhere today.
- Like the Phillies. Phillies owner John Middleton said that Philadelphia is ready to spend this winter and that they will “maybe even be a little bit stupid about it.” (He then added “We just prefer to not be completely stupid.”) The Phillies have been linked to both Bryce Harper and Manny Machado, with some reports saying that they would like to sign both premium free agents.
- Jon Tayler makes a case why each of the 30 teams should sign Harper. Maybe they all could and every team would get him for five or six games every year for the next ten seasons.
- Gabe Lacques has been writing a series of articles on why different teams should sign Harper and here is his …Read the Rest
Source:: Bleed Cubbie Blue