The San Diego Padres, Milwaukee Brewers and Houston Astros are all interested in trading for New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard this month, as reported by MLB.com's Jon Morosi.
The National League Central is split by 4.5 games. The Chicago Cubs lead the way at 47-43, the Cincinnati Reds are sitting fifth just five games under .500 at 41-46.
Miami Marlins have been contacted about the availability of Jose Urena, Craig Mish reported.
Paul Goldschmidt and Christian Yelich shone for the Cardinals and Brewers respectively in the first series of the 2019 MLB season.
Milwaukee Brewers were one victory from the World Series in 2018. They will be confident of returning to the playoffs this year.
Whatever happens this season, though, he will retire as an influential figure in 21st century baseball. Few players have been so significant for three franchises, and only a handful have competed at the highest level for 19 years.
Third baseman Mike Moustakas was a headline figure in the slow-moving 2017/18 free agency. He’s gone under the radar in 2018/19, but it has been much the same.
Catcher Yasmani Grandal has agreed to a one-year, $18.25 million contract with the Milwaukee Brewers, as reported by Jeff Passan.
Keon Broxton was traded from the Milwaukee Brewers to the New York Mets in exchange for Bobby Wahl, Adam Hill and Felix Valeiro on Saturday.
The Giants need to trade Madison Bumgarner this offseason rather than waiting until summer, which gives a big chance for Philadelphia and Milwaukee.