It's Day 3 of the annual Major League Baseball winter meetings as they continue in Las Vegas.
The biggest news Tuesday involved former NL MVP Andrew McCutchen and the Philadelphia Phillies agreeing to a three-year deal and the TorontoBlue Jays releasing five-time All-Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki.
Suffice to say, the hot stove should ramp up after days of discussions and the Rule V draft on Thursday.
Will this be the day Manny Machado or Bryce Harper agrees to mega-deal? Will the Indians really part with Corey Kluber and/or Trevor Bauer? What will NL East teams do next? Will big-name pitchers such as Noah Syndergaard, Zack Greinke and Madison Bumgarner be on the move?
Happ to return to the Bronx?
Free agent left-hander Patrick Corbin was at the top of the Yankees shortlist this offseason, but they lost the bidding war with the Nationals. Instead, it appears they are on the verge of re-signing lefty J.A. Happ, who was 7-0 with a 2.69 ERA in 11 starts in pinstripes after he was acquired from Toronto. The deal is believed to be for three years, according to The Athletic. If the deal is agreed upon, the Yankees rotation looks to be complete. Earlier this offseason the Yankees re-signed CC Sabathia and traded for James Paxton, who join Luis Severino and Masahiro Tanaka in the rotation.
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