Every team now has a manager as the general manager meetings get under way this week in Orlando, Fla. Several teams have been linked to trade speculation as free agency is about to heat up. This week also marks the end of the Arizona Fall League on Thursday as the league’s top prospects finally hang up the spikes for the winter.
Chicago Tribune: Chicago teams enter GM meetings with plenty to do
Chicago Sun-Times: With Renteria in fold don’t expect Theo to gamble on free agents
Daily Herald: Cubs have lots of holes to fill as GMs gather
ESPN Chicago: Cubs sell their plan: more patience
CSN Chicago: As free agency heats up, Epstein pleased with Cubs progress
SI Strikezone: Challenges facing new managers Ausmus, Williams, Price, Renteria and McClendon
NBC Sports: Cardinals prepared to trade young starting pitching this winter for a shortstop upgrade
FOX Sports: Kinsler, Andrus in Texas squeeze-out?
Star Tribune: Searching for baseball treasures in the Arizona Fall League
Grantland: Possibility of machines replacing umpires