The Giants have a new team president. The free agent market opens. The Mariners are considering a fire sale.
Good morning, Wednesday.
— Nathaniel Rakich (@baseballot) November 7, 2018
- The Giants have hired former Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi as their new president of baseball operations. That’s the “Theo” role for the Giants front office. Presumably, he’ll look to hire a “Jed” as general manager. (With the Dodgers, he was the “Jed” under team president Andrew Friedman.) Also, Cubs VP Jason McLeod was a candidate for the Giants job.
- Looking ahead to the hot stove, Jon Heyman has a massive list of all 131 free agents. They’re all ranked from Bryce Harper to Chris Young and Heyman predicts how much money each player will get.
- This is no surprise, but the Phillies are interested in Manny Machado and they aren’t scared off by his “baggage.”
- The Nationals reportedly made an “aggressive” contract offer to Bryce Harper near …Read the Rest
Source:: Bleed Cubbie Blue