Brewers, Corey Knebel Avoid Arbitration

Brewers, Corey Knebel Avoid Arbitration The Brewers have avoided arbitration with right-hander reliever Corey Knebel, whom they’ve signed to a one-year contract, the team announced. Knebel had been projected to earn $5.125MM in 2020, his penultimate year of arbitration eligibility. The 2019 campaign was a lost season for Knebel, who underwent Tommy John surgery in…

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Anthony Rendon Rumors: 12/10/19

Anthony Rendon Rumors: 12/10/19 3:50pm: Agent Scott Boras says that teams with interest in Rendon have indicated a clear willingness to go to seven years, as Jorge Castillo of the Los Angeles Times was among those to cover on Twitter. “Every club has him in an appropriate level, in the seven-year range,” says Boras. “It’s pretty consistent.” 2:23pm: The…

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Rays Exploring Outfield Additions

Rays Exploring Outfield Additions The Rays are looking at a variety of possibilities for improving their outfield mix, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post (via Twitter). The Tampa Bay organization previously struck a deal that shipped out one outfielder (Tommy Pham) and brought in another (Hunter Renfroe). While there had been some…

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Cherington: Pirates Open To Discussing Trades On Any Players

Cherington: Pirates Open To Discussing Trades On Any Players New Pirates GM Ben Cherington told reporters yesterday that he’s fielding interest in loads of players, as Rob Biertempfel writes for The Athletic (subscription link). Cherington indicated that he isn’t rebuffing inquiries on any segments of the Pittsburgh roster. “We wouldn’t want to stop any conversation about…

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