What do the following players all have in common: Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg, Anthony Rendon, Nicholas Castellanos, Hyun-Jin Ryu, “Diamond” Dallas Keuchel? They’re all free agents currently. Oh wait, and they’re all represented by super agent, Scott Boras. All of these names, aside from the first three mentioned, have been linked in some way to
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The White Sox could kill two birds with one stone if they pulled off this proposed blockbuster with the Dodgers.
This franchise has been irrelevant for the last decade. They haven’t made the playoffs in 11 years. Since winning the World Series in 2005, the White Sox have won a grand total of one playoff game. I’d say everyone on the South Side is pretty damn ready to win.
With playoff aspirations in mind, there is no excuse for the White Sox to punt on any opportunity to upgrade, regardless of whether or not they would have to give up a draft pick to secure an important piece of the puzzle.
With a significant amount of money coming off the books and a strong class of free agents, there’s multiple routes the Cubs can go to address their weaknesses.
The Cubs front office certainly has to consider a crazy idea: should the team pursue elite starting pitcher Gerrit Cole this offseason?
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Things have been tough for the White Sox during this five-game stretch, but things are about to get a lot sweeter on the South Side.