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.
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.
What can we expect from this meeting of the Major League Baseball brain trust? Sadly, that is an unknown quantity. Yet undeterred by the unknown, what follows is our Rays/MLB 2017 Winter Meetings primer.