Cozart for Duda
Hot Stove

Cozart for Duda

The Mat Latos and Alfredo Simon trades accomplished several important goals for the Reds. The moves shed a combined $12.5 million in projected 2015 payroll. The club exchanged two years of team player control (one each for Latos and Simon) for 23 years of team player control, so they got younger. The Reds likely had … Continue reading

Ready, set, something
Cold Stove

Ready, set, something

Major League Baseball’s winter meetings begin this morning and last until Thursday. San Diego hosts for the first time since 1985. Baseball executives have been doing this for 113 years. What started as an industry practice for inter-team dialogue is now largely a tradition. The annual convention creates a convenient opportunity for team and player … Continue reading