Kim and David DeJesus
One day. One day away. It is such a good feeling. And after a week of done deals, not so done deals, possible federal regulations violations and a way-to-healthy dose of speculation, it is almost time to throw the ball and catch the ball and hit the ball, and for Tony Campana, run around the bases … fast.
So, let’s celebrate the beginning of the Spring Training and prepare ourselves to hear “Hope springs eternal” way too many times by doing some rambling. Jump in below. Let’s have a great talk today, you guys.
• As I wrote last week, you just have to love the hot stove. A few nights ago, the Cubs had a deal in place and Jorge Soler had agreed with the Cubs.
• Then, rumors began swirling the Cubs had violated a federal regulation by having a deal in place with Soler because he had not officially became a Dominican resident.
• Now it is all up in the air and the Phillies and Yankees are the frontrunners. So, basically, he will sign with the Marlins....