Source: Cards acquire Ozuna from Marlins
Rebuffed by Giancarlo Stanton last week, the Cardinals returned to the Marlins' outfield to find another answer in their search for an offensive upgrade. That pivot brought them to Marcell Ozuna, who the Cardinals believe can fill the middle-of-the-order void that they had initially hoped to plug with Stanton. After gaining momentum in trade talks with Miami on Tuesday, the Cardinals reached an agreement on Wednesday that will bring Ozuna to St. Louis.
Wednesday at Winter Meetings: In Real Life
MLB.com is on the scene in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., for Day 3 of baseball's annual Winter Meetings. Catch up on all of the action right here.
Hosmer touted for 'prestige value'
Agent Scott Boras would not comment on reports that the Padres are gaining traction on signing his client, former Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer.
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Enjoy, bid on MLB experiences for great cause
For the sixth consecutive year, MLB, MLBAM, MLB Network and all 30 clubs have organized a charity auction during the Winter Meetings to benefit a special cause close to the game. This year, the auction will support the Katharine Feeney Memorial Scholarship Fund, which is in memory of the late pioneering baseball executive whose career spanned 40 years.
Nats, Boras meet to discuss Bryce's future
The Nationals had preliminary discussions about Bryce Harper's future during a meeting last month in Palm Springs, Calif., among his agent, Scott Boras, general manager Mike Rizzo and team ownership.
Source: A's working on deal for Piscotty
The A's are diligently working toward a deal for Cardinals outfielder Stephen Piscotty, who would fill their need for a right-handed-hitting outfielder.
Rox, Holland in discussions on potential deal
The Rockies and Greg Holland -- who earned 41 saves as the club reached the postseason in 2017 -- could be moving toward a new agreement.
D-backs hear from Yanks on Drury, Corbin
The rumor mill surrounding the D-backs at the Winter Meetings appears to be heating up.
Conforto exercises patience as strength builds
On the gray days, as the weather chilled in Michael Conforto's native Seattle, the Mets outfielder finds the bat he keeps inside his apartment, and instead of pacing, he'll pick it up. The grip, for a second, both somewhat satisfies his itch and intensifies the next one.