If you’re keeping score at home
National news organizations, specifically Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, have nearly run the table this off-season. The M’s aren’t talking to the local press (the one exception being USSM Endorsed Larry Stone).
|Felix Hernandez contact||Keith Law, ESPN|
|Franklin Gutierrez extension||Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports|
|Casey Kotchman-Bill Hall trade||Chris Crawford, Prospect Insider/Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports|
|Brandon League-Brandon Morrow trade||Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports|
|Milton Bradley-Carlos Silva trade||Larry Stone, Seattle Times|
|Cliff Lee Blockbuster||Iâ€™m going with Rosenthal here, though this timeline gets really confusing quickly. Rosenthal & Morosi of Fox Sports had the trade, and then later they have the teams and details.|
|Chone Figgins deal||Ken Rosenthal, Fox Sports|
|Ken Griffey, Jr. re-signs||Larry Stone, Seattle Times|
Update: You can raise the count to two if you wish to count Geoff Baker reporting Aardsma’s 1y deal.
Update update: As others note, Brock & Salk actually scooped Baker.
Update update update: added Griffey