The New York Mets and Carlos Rodon are reportedly meeting via Zoom on Tuesday, per Joel Sherman. Rodon has been linked to a number of teams so far in MLB free agency. And the Mets’ primary target is still believed to be Jacob deGrom. But Mets’ owner Steve Cohen is not shy about spending money, […] The post Mets shooting their shot with free agent Carlos Rodon appeared first on ClutchPoints.
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The Atlanta Braves will be looking for a new Assistant Hitting Coach. José Castro, who has been with the Braves since 2015, has found a new job with the Chicago White Sox. The Atlanta Braves have been pretty fortunate over the last several years to not lose too many members of their coaching staff. In many cases, assistant coaches from successful teams end up getting poached by other clubs as they try to move up the coaching ladder. While the Braves have done well to keep the band together, they did lose one of their assistants to the Chicago White Sox today.
With Xander Bogaerts now a free agent and expected to sign elsewhere, the Boston Red Sox have found themselves in need of an impact bat. While a return to Boston for Bogaerts remains possible, Boston had a contingency plan in place in case he left. However, those plans have been...
The New York Mets had a Zoom call with free-agent pitcher Carlos Rodón on Tuesday, the New York Post reported, giving the Texas Rangers more competition for the left-hander. The Zoom call, per the Post, was an information-gathering call as the Mets try and sift through their options on the free-agent market.
With Jacob deGrom unsigned, and uncertainty in other areas of the rotation, the New York Mets are weighing all their options, like Carlos Rodon. The Mets remain interested in re-signing deGrom. Team officials recently met with right-hander Justin Verlander and now with left-hander Carlos Rodon, as first reported by Joel Sherman of the New York Post.
CHICAGO - The Chicago White Sox rounded out their coaching staff under new manager Pedro Grifol on Tuesday, hiring José Castro as their hitting coach and Eddie Rodriguez as third base coach. They also announced Chris Johnson as assistant hitting coach, Mike Tosar as major league fielding coordinator and...
Inside the Rangers keeps up with all of the MLB free agency news as the hot stove league of the 2022 offseason unfolds. The Pittsburgh Pirates formally announced the signing of first baseman and designated hitter Carlos Santana, who played for the Seattle Mariners last year. The one-year deal is...
We all knew this day was coming, yet still, everything about José Abreu’s departure still doesn’t feel right. Maybe it’s because Pito is preparing to join Houston on a three-year deal (per Bob Nightengale), where he will serve as yet another offensive catalyst to an already potent Astros lineup. Or, perhaps, sadness comes from knowing that he deserved better during his nine seasons here on the South Side. Regardless of one’s feelings, the truth is that the Chicago White Sox have just lost the heart and soul of their current squad. And whether or not it was the right decision to part ways with the face of the franchise, things aren’t going to be the same around 35th and Shields next year.
The Texas Rangers have serious interest in signing Carlos Rodon, but others do, too. The New York Mets had a Zoom call with free-agent pitcher Carlos Rodón on Tuesday, the New York Post reported, giving the Texas Rangers more competition for the left-hander. The Zoom call, per the Post,...
José Abreu has spent his entire nine-year MLB career with the Chicago White Sox, but Astros owner Jim Crane isn’t worried about how the newly signed first baseman will fit in with his teammates in Houston
On Sunday, the Chicago White Sox made a move to bolster their starting rotation, signing veteran right-hander Mike Clevinger to a one-year, $12 million contract. Clevinger joins a rotation that already features Dylan Cease, Lance Lynn, Lucas Giolito, and Michael Kopech. The right-hander made his return from Tommy John surgery...
In the wake of losing star first baseman and slugger Jose Abreu to the Houston Astros, the Chicago White Sox have made the final additions to their coaching staff for the 2023 season. Almost a month after hiring former Kansas City Royals bench coach Pedro Grifol as their new manager...
The Cleveland Guardians will Mike Clevinger far more often in 2023. The Cleveland Guardians will be seeing an old friend quite often in 2023, as Mike Clevinger has signed with the Chicago White Sox. Clevinger, who spent the first four and half years of his major league career in Cleveland, was dealt in 2020 after he ran afoul with his teammate and management for unprofessional conduct.