D-Backs' Ziegler Tweets 'It Pays To Cheat' After Peralta Lands In St. LouisThe Cardinals' signing drew quite a reaction from some big leaguers: "Thanks, owners, for encouraging PED use," Arizona pitcher Brad Ziegler tweeted.
Report: Mets Shocked By Asking Prices Of Free Agents, Other TeamsThe Mets entered the offseason with the hope of finding cost-effective players that would help fill needs and appease the fans. All they've gotten in return so far for their efforts has been a cold dose of reality.
Heyman: Yankees, Robinson Cano Are Roughly $150 Million ApartAccording to Jon Heyman, the five-time All-Star is still looking for $310 million over 10 years from the Bronx Bombers, while New York is currently offering slightly more than half that.
Report: Yankees Showing Interest In Free Agent Jhonny PeraltaThe way the Yankees see it, Jhonny Peralta could fill many roles. The veteran shortstop apparently has the Bombers' attention.
Report: Ruben Tejada Could File Grievance Against MetsTejada received the team's final call-up from Triple-A Las Vegas on Sept. 10. One day earlier and he would have been eligible for free agency following the 2016 season.
Coleman: Mets Need To Proceed With Caution On Some Free AgentsThis is not the perfect market for the Mets, not the best time to have a ton of money coming off the books, but it does dovetail with the fact that this team has a lot of holes to fill.
Heyman: Mets Fly Under The Radar, Meet Secretly With Veteran Infielder PeraltaOn a day when the mettle of the Mets fan was tested by one discouraging story after another, there was a ray of hope on Wednesday evening.
Mets GM Alderson Jokes About Team's Finances -- AgainSandy Alderson stepped into the hotel lobby at the general managers' meetings and was ready with a quick quip: "I was upstairs stacking our money. Don't get excited. They were all fives."