Monday Dec 9
Ferguson: Plenty of swings and misses at past Winter Meetings
Baseball's Winter Meetings used to be the highlight of the off season. They still are, to a certain degree, but not nearly what they once were.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
AL Top Players: No. 37 Yunel Escobar
Lowdown: Escobar proved again that baseball is a forgiving sport. After wearing out his welcome in Atlanta with immaturity issues and making no friends in Toronto when he scribbled a gay slur in his eye black, Escobar reclaimed his career in 2013 after the Blue Jays shipped him to Miami, which flipped him to the Rays for infielder Derek Dietrich.
Who I Want Back From Last Offseason's Trades
Sep 29, 2013; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez delivers a pitch during the second inning against the Detroit Tigers at Marlins Ballpark.
Blue Jays I'll Be Mad To See Traded
September 18, 2012; Bronx, NY, USA; Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos speaks during a press conference addressing offensive comments written on the eye black of infielder Yunel Escobar before a game against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium.