Talks have been quiet on day four of the Winter Meetings. Johan doesn’t look to be moving anytime soon. The Twins have been going around to other teams looking to get a better offer than the Red Sox. One team they have talked to is the Seattle Mariners who have CF Adam Jones and P Brandon [...]
Peter Gammons reports The Twins and Red Sox are getting closer to finalizing a Johan Santana deal. Boston has sweetened its offer by adding a fifth player to the the offer — outfield prospect Ryan Kalish, a ninth-round draft pick in the 2006 out of Red Bank Catholic High School (Shrewsbury, N.J.). Peter says the [...]
- He said the Twins and Red Sox are meeting as we speak, expected to pick Lester- or Ellsbury-centered package – Twin “like Ellsbury a lot” but some people in the organization want to get an major league ready pitcher back in the deal – Red Sox are “very confident” they will be able to work [...]
It is reported by Peter Gammons that the Red Sox and Twins are set to meet this afternoon to continue talks about Johan Santana. Also the Twins are still trying to decide between the 3-1 deal of Jacoby Ellsbury, Jed Lowrie and Justin Masterson or the 4-1 deal of Jon Lester, Coco Crisp, Lowrie and Masterson. [...]
According to ESPN’s Buster Olney the Twins and Red Sox are discussing a trade for CF Coco Crisp, though this deal doesn’t involve Johan Santana. Meanwhile according to Chicago Sun-Times the White Sox would be more interested in trading for Coco Crisp than acquiring a FA like Aaron Rowand.