Found November 03, 2011 on Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog:
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As open bidding for free agents began at 12:01 am this morning, here is the latest buzz from the MLB Hot Stove: The Phillies will likely look in to signing free-agent OF Grady Sizemore, according to Jayson Stark of ESPN.com. The Reds will probably not pursue Jose Reyes, tweets Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports. According to Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic, the Diamondbacks have agreed to a new deal with former Met Henry Blanco. Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle says Coco Crisp‘s agent doesn’t expect an offer to return to the A’s. Michael Baron: While Crisp possesses speed and could certainly provide a boost to the top of the lineup (especially if Jose Reyes doesn’t return), I don’t think he’s a fit. Crisp doesn’t hit for much power and for a guy who needs to utilize his legs in order to be successful, he doesn’t get on base very much either. On top of that, he’s going to be 32 next year so his speed will likely start to diminish as the season progresses. Crisp earned $...
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