Though the San Diego Padres have already made a flurry of aggressive moves this offseason, they are not done upgrading their roster, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports.
The conventional wisdom says the retooled Boston Red Sox are still one step away from truly solidifying their team as a postseason favorite — acquiring an ace for the starting rotation.
Though Max Scherzer's contract includes a signing bonus and deferred money, the final total counting against the Nats' payroll comes in at seven years and $210 million.
With just five weeks left until pitchers and catchers report around the league for spring training, the Philadelphia Phillies still remain intent on dealing both Ryan Howard and Cole Hamels.
Cole Hamels has been the subject of trade rumors for quite some time, but this offseason the lefty has been connected to several teams with specific reports.