Rizzo Downplays Nationals’ Interest In Trade For Third Baseman

Rizzo Downplays Nationals’ Interest In Trade For Third Baseman While we’ve heard some chatter suggesting the Nationals remain interested in trading for a top-shelf third baseman, Nationals president of baseball operations Mike Rizzo downplayed the possibility in comments to assembled media members including Todd Dybas of NBC Sports Washington (Twitter link). Rizzo didn’t exactly stamp…

Nationals’ Kurt Suzuki backs Yankees: Astros were whistling in World Series

Nationals’ Kurt Suzuki backs Yankees: Astros were whistling in World Series The Astros’ insincerity isn’t the only reason their apologies feel insufficient. While investigating Houston’s sign-stealing program, MLB found evidence that Houston used illegal methods during their run to the franchise’s first-ever World Series title in 2017, and parts of 2018. MLB reported no findings…

Mookie Betts Jersey Swap Timelapse By Our Photoshop Wizard

Mookie Betts Jersey Swap Timelapse By Our Photoshop Wizard If you follow @traderumorsmlb on Instagram, then you’ve seen the amazing work of our Photoshop wizard, Zach Gardner. Check out this timelapse video to see how Zach seamlessly swapped Mookie Betts’ Red Sox jersey for Dodger blue in the image below. Source: https://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2020/02/mookie-betts-jersey-swap-timelapse-by-our-photoshop-wizard.html

Jeremy Hellickson Retires

Jeremy Hellickson Retires 1:02pm: Hellickson tells Tommy Birch of the Des Moines Register that he has indeed opted to retire. He’d have required another surgery to repair his shoulder and opted against the arduous process of rehabilitating from that procedure. Best wishes to Hellickson in his post-playing days. 11:24am: Right-hander Jeremy Hellickson isn’t likely to…