Arbitration Breakdown: Jacob deGrom

Arbitration Breakdown: Jacob deGrom Over the next couple weeks, I will be discussing some of the higher profile upcoming arbitration cases. I rely partly on my arbitration model developed exclusively for MLB Trade Rumors, but will also break out some interesting comparables and determine where the model might be wrong. 2019 projections are available right here.…

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Rangers To Sign Jeff Mathis

Rangers To Sign Jeff Mathis The Rangers have agreed to a contract (pending physical) with free agent catcher Jeff Mathis, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (via Twitter). It’s said to be a two-year deal for the veteran receiver, with financial details not yet known. Let’s get the obvious out of the way up…

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Yelich, Betts Win MVPs

Yelich, Betts Win MVPs Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts was named the 2018 American League Most Valuable Player on Thursday, adding an appropriate finishing touch to a magical year for a team that won a franchise-record 108 regular-season games and its fourth World Series in 15 seasons, and Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich earned the NL…

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Rickey Won’t Quit

Rickey Won’t Quit This isn’t a news article, but a direct link to a new Rickey 30 for 30 podcast about his age 46(!!) season with the San Diego Surf Dawgs.  I got a kick out of it, I hope you do too. Source: http://www.baseballthinkfactory.org/newsstand/discussion/rickey_wont_quit

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