How clever of the Mets to put that opt-out clause in the contract. They must be stoked.Cespesdes to opt out.
Passing up a fair amount of guaranteed money, but his second consecutive 30+HR season and a very weak free agent field he should get a significant amount more as a FA.
Bart Simpson will be happy about this.Not the most reliable news source I've ever seen (and I got the link from Reddit, soooo), but:
40 year old Tomokazu Ohka trying to pitch his way back into MLB as a knuckleballer.
In your face, Joba!Kris Johnson, 2006 Sox 1st round pick, won the Japanese version of the Cy Young Award yesterday. Only the second gaijin to win the award.
Johnson also got the victory in the opening game of the 2016 Japan Series between the Hiroshima Carp and the (Hokkaido) Nippon Ham Fighters.