Monday, December 5, 2016

With Jays Out, Will Sox Be Back In On Encarnación?

(USAToday Sports)
With the Blue Jays pulling out of the Edwin Encarnación sweepstakes (and The Empire out as well), will the market be altered enough for the Red Sox to re-enter the fray? As Dave Dombrowski continues to dither around with 'bottom-feeder' DH alternatives, he might reconsider 'EE" at a more 'reasonable' price. A huge hole still remains in the 2017 Red Sox lineup—and fans are not likely to sit by idly with a second-rate substitute for David Ortiz. Stay tuned!