Sunshine on a Sonny Gray

MLB: New York Yankees at Oakland Athletics

Could Sonny Gray go from the Bay to the Sound?

With just one week remaining until the Trade Deadline, reports surfaced via MLB dot com’s Mark Feinsand that the Seattle Mariners have entered the list of potential suitors for Oakland A’s ace, Sonny Gray. After dealing for Marlins’ reliever David Phelps and former first-round pick, LHP Marco Gonzales of the Cardinals in the last week, Dipoto appears ready to add talent to a roster that he clearly believes can contend over the next year and a half. So, without further ado, let’s dive a little deeper into these recent rumors and what they mean for the club going forward. Continue reading →

Jerry Dipoto’s Christmas List

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With most of baseball’s major award announcements out of the way, the hot stove is ready to be turned up all the way up to 11. And so far, no general manager has made more of an attempt to burn the freakin’ house down than new M’s GM Jerry Dipoto.  Continue reading →