All is quiet on the western front although that could change at the drop of the hat, thanks to Stu Sternberg’s rather amorphous edict to cut payroll to an unspecified level.
The 2017 Winter Meetings came to a conclusion Thursday morning with the Rule-5 Draft before heading back to sunny St. Petersburg.
The final full day of the Baseball Winter Meetings is in the books, and it had been the busiest yet…well, at least for some of the other ball clubs.
More of the same from the Winter Meetings in Orlando, as the Rays’ front office officials engaged in conversations, yet no major deals were to be had.
In the midst of trade whispers and rumors on this, the second day of the 2017 Winter Meetings, the Rays made a small trade on Monday, acquiring INF Joey Wendle from Oakland for a player to be named later.