The Baseball Desert

Friday, December 10, 2004

Christmas shopping

We may love our baseball players or we may dislike them intensely, but at the end of the day, nothing brings home the fact that they are just a commodity more sharply than baseball's annual winter meetings. The GMs present in Anaheim this coming weekend will all be busy trying to match their Christmas wish-lists with their available budget. A lot of names are being thrown around, and Jayson Stark has a round-up of the big names who might well be wearing a new uniform by the beginning of next week.

Gentlemen, your chequebooks if you please...