Peter Gammons and Ken Rosenthal are reporting that the Marlins have sent Scott Olsen and Josh Willingham to the Washington Nationals for second baseman Emilio Bonifacio, right-hander P.J. Dean and outfielder Jake Smolinski. Continue reading Sources Claim Olsen and Willingham are Headed to DC
There are differing opinions on the Mike Jacobs trade. Continue reading Opinions on the Mike Jacobs Trade
Courtesy of the Mike Berardino of Sun-Sentinel.
Seems like everyone now thinks the Manny Ramirez deal is dead. The hangups range from the Marlins not willing to give up better prospects to the Marlins demanding more cash to John Henry hating the deal. We’ll know for sure in about 2 hours.
Update: Jason Bay is about to go to Tampa so the 3-way Manny deal is dead as currently constituted.
Update 2: Now it looks like the Pirates and Red Sox cut the Marlins out of the deal and closed it with LA instead. Alas, it was fun while it lasted.