The first day of the winter meetings proved to be a busy one, for other teams that is. Some moves were made, but mostly it was all discussion. It will remain to be seen if any discussion from yesterday will lead to moves today. Here are your links for today:
Submit aritlces and follow me on twitter @M_Rennick
Padres, Heath Bell officially part ways - Padres.com
"On numerous occasions, both during the season and after, Bell expressed his hope that he could remain in San Diego. Not just because he makes his home there, but because he felt as though the Padres and their fans were home."
Padres to search for a closer - Padres.com
"Byrnes also indicated that the Padres won't overpay in terms of the length of a contract if the team chooses to go the free-agent route in pursuit of Bell's replacement."
Padres won't offer closers three years deals - NCT
"Byrnes has already ruled out the Padres from signing a starting pitcher this offseason. The team is in the marke...