On Thursday night, Robinson Cano was reportedly nearing a nine-year deal with the Seattle Mariners. After a reported snag, the talks were supposedly dead this morning.
Some Orioles fans fantasized about pursuing Robinson Cano. Apparently, Cano and his agents fantasized about there being a market for the superstar second baseman.
A year ago, Nate McLouth waited until the winter meetings to re-sign with the Orioles.
The reports of Don Mattingly’s discontent with his treatment by the Los Angeles Dodgers have made for interesting reading.