It’s been widely reported that the Nationals might make a run at free agent IB Mark Teixiera, but here’s a little something that Buster Olney threw out at the bottom of his latest column (Insider required):
Each offseason move impacts others that will follow, but with that in mind, here’s a guesstimate as to where the top free agents will land:
Manny Ramirez: Nationals
Manny to the Nationals? I know this is just speculation on Olney’s part, but oh dear God please let it come to pass. Talk about a punishment fitting the crime. If Manny is destined to get a big contract, at least let him land somewhere where the pitching is thin and the smog is thick. I don’t want to see that traitor playing in October ever again.