FanPost

Non-Giants League News Diary - 11/14/06

Didn't mean to kid Irwin into doing them.  :^)

Various news:

  •  Mark DeRosa signs 3 year contract with Cubs
  •  Matsui re-signs with Rockies, 1 year, $1.5M plus nearly $1M in incentives
  •  Acta named Nationals manager
  •  Brandon Webb won NL Cy Young
  •  GM meetings open, Astros reported to be aggressive, hot after Soriano and Lee, Cubs reported to be aggressive too (keeping up with Cards), witness A-Ram and DeRosa.
  •  San Jose A's of Fremont is one step closer to fruition, as plans are announced
  •  Report that El Duque re-signs with Mets
  •  Further reports that Red Sox won bidding for Matsuzaka, to be announced 8PM EST/5 PM PST
  •  Phillies reported to be most aggressive after Soriano, making 5 year/$73M offer for him; reportedly he's looking for 5 years, $80M+
  •  Cubs reported looking at Carlos Lee too
  •  Toronto interested in Lugo for SS
  •  Red Sox reported to be chasing JD Drew
  •  Nomar reportedly open to Seattle, where his brother is in their farm system.
  •  Rockies reported to be interested in lower tier CF, like Erstad and Payton, plus looking into trades
  •  Iwamura has drawn interest from Padres, Devil Rays, Red Sox and Phillies, his Japanese team have until Thursday to accept or reject the highest bid submitted by MLB teams.
  • I mainly included what looked like solid news on team interests, none of those "such and such teams have been mentioned as potential suitors" type of rumors.  All from MLB Hot Stove website.

    This FanPost is reader-generated, and it does not necessarily reflect the views of McCovey Chronicles. If the author uses filler to achieve the minimum word requirement, a moderator may edit the FanPost for his or her own amusement.

    X
    Log In Sign Up

    forgot?
    Log In Sign Up

    Forgot password?

    We'll email you a reset link.

    If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

    Forgot password?

    Try another email?

    Almost done,

    By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

    Join McCovey Chronicles

    You must be a member of McCovey Chronicles to participate.

    We have our own Community Guidelines at McCovey Chronicles. You should read them.

    Join McCovey Chronicles

    You must be a member of McCovey Chronicles to participate.

    We have our own Community Guidelines at McCovey Chronicles. You should read them.

    Spinner.vc97ec6e

    Authenticating

    Great!

    Choose an available username to complete sign up.

    In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

    tracking_pixel_9351_tracker