In case you missed it, this past weekend:
According to the New York Post, Brewers OF Ryan Braun said he believes his team has a better chance of signing Jose Reyes this winter than re-resigning Prince Fielder.
Phillies 1B Ryan Howard ruptured his left achillies tendon trying to run to first base on the final out of his team’s season.
“He cannot have surgery until the swelling resolves,” the Phillies said the next day. “Recovery time won’t be known until after the surgery is complete and there is no guarantee he will be ready for spring training.”
Last week, the New York Post said Larry Bowa and Jim Riggleman are among candidates being considered for bench coach, since ‘both are tight with Terry Collins.’
On Friday, Bowa told SiriusXM’s Chris Russo that, while he loves his current job and hasn’t thought about returning to the dugout, he would gladly talk to a team interested in hiring him to be bench coach (so long as that team is committed to winning).
Lastly, Mets 3B Jefry Marte co...