Jon Heyman

Jon Heyman

Insider at MLB Network, WFAN, 670 The Score; fan of In-n-Out, Northwestern Wildcats and Curb.

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RHP Jacob Waguespack signed with Orix Blue Wave in Japan. Former Blue Jay.

David Blitzer, part owner of the 76ers and Devils, is a acquiring a large minority stake in the @CleGuardians  1st: @Sportico 

Mets promote Ben Zauzmer to assistant GM. Zauzmer came from the Dodgers almost a year ago to be the Mets’ director of analytics.

Juan Samuel is being hired by the Reds as a coach in their system. Played for 8 teams and was notably the key player in the famed Dykstra trade, coached for 3 and briefly managed the Orioles. Great guy!

Congratulations to Jon Lester on his retirement. Outstanding pitcher, “decent” self evaluator. @JesseRogersESPN  with the story

MLB remans dead set against lowering free agency from 6 years to 5. Part of the concern stems from the history of the big stars jumping from smaller markets to big markets when they hit free agency and belief this would hurt competitive balance.

Wordle humblebraggarts will be put on probation here. Muted, then blocked.


Breaking: MLB and players union are closing in on an agreement to play the 2020 season, via players. Deal expected to be for prorated pay and include expanded playoffs.

Max Scherzer and the Mets are finalizing $130M, 3-year deal. Minor details to go only.

Breaking: MLB owners vote unanimously to institute a lockout. It is expected to begin tomorrow but unclear what time.

MLB will set a schedule and have a season, it announces

Breaking: Kim Ng appears in line to become Marlins GM. First female GM of MLB team.

Breaking: Starling Marte to Mets is done pending physical

Breaking: Francisco Lindor and Mets have a deal

Springer and Jays agree at $150M for 6 years

KC Royals are paying their minor leaguers for the whole year, And no releases. Here’s word from KC: “Haven’t had any (minors releases) and won’t through the the summer. !!!” Great organization with a heart!