The Pitching Market Officially Opens! The teams that wanted Greinke will chase the next level of available pitchers either by trade (James Shields or R.A. Dickey).. or go the Lohse way out in free agents..
In the next few days there should be a flourish of new Dickey Rumors afloat..
|Dickey on the move??|
The reigning NL Cy Young Award winner is reportedly seeking two years and $26MM on top of the $5MM he's owed next season. According to multiple reports the Mets are only offering $10 Million a year, for two..
Do the Mets make the splash on a contract for Dickey??
The Mets and Dickey have "established common ground" on the length and structure of an extension according to Marc Carig of Newsday.
The team has given the knuckleballer the flexibility to choose among several options, though money remains a sticking point.
Which leads me to believe the Mets are ready to play hardball and pull the trigger on the highest bidder for Dickey..
Who is in Dickey Trade Sweepstakes??