Articles matching tag: MLB Hot Stove League
- Column: MLB Hot Stove League - More Sizzle Than SubstanceNovember 11, 2015
The Royals’ victory over the Mets in the World Series signals the official end of the 2015 baseball season. Now fans in need of their baseball fix can turn their attention to the hot stove league, the off-season maneuverings where teams try to improve through trades and free agent signings. In today’s media-centric world, trades don’t normally generate the same buzz and expectations of a free agent signing. Most of the time, players involved in trades are younger than the typical free agent. Many are Minor Leaguers who have yet to make their mark in the majors and are therefore known only to baseball insiders and savvy fans.