Giancarlo Stanton dominates the Hot Stove like he dominates pitchers. The GM Meetings get underway.
- The General Manager Meetings start today, and while the GM Meetings usually don’t produce a lot of news, they often are where deals that are finished at the Winter Meetings get started. Mike Axisa has four big questions heading into the GM Meetings.
- The big topic at this year’s GM Meetings is Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton and Joe Frisaro gives an update over the current state of the Stanton trade market.
- The Marlins seem determined to deal Stanton, but Ted Berg believes it makes no sense because the Fish would never get enough back.
- Jon Heyman writes that the Red Sox are more interested in free agent outfielder J.D. Martinez than Stanton at this point.
- The biggest rumors have Stanton going to St. Louis, but Dayn Perry argues that there is reason to believe that Stanton, who has full no-trade protection, may not want to play for the Cardinals. Perry is a Cards fan too, so it’s not just someone arguing that Stanton hates toasted ravioli and Provel.
- The Twins are shockingly a contender in …Read the Rest
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