It is that time of the year, folks. We are now on the verge of the Winter Meetings next week and the rumors are flying all around. In the most recent edition of rumors specifically pertaining to the Dodgers, Bob Nightengale of USA Today has linked right-handed pitcher Kevin Gausman to Los Angeles.
Gausman spent time with the Atlanta Braves and Cincinnati Reds in 2019 and is just 28 years old.
The #Dodgers quietly are being aggressive this winter. They’re in talks with free-agent third baseman Anthony Rendon, and starting pitchers Stephen Strasburg and Kevin Gausman. Several rivals say LA also is willing to listen to trade offers on several of their high-priced players
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) December 3, 2019
In addition to the Gausman rumors, Nightengale also confirmed that the Dodgers have held discussions with top flight free agents Anthony Rendon and Stephen Strasburg — something we already knew from previous reports.
As Tim Rogers mentioned here at dodgersnation.com earlier, Gausman is an intriguing arm all by himself.
Kevin Gausman is known as a starter but the Reds put him in the bullpen at the end of 2019. He’s a two pitch guy; 95 MPH fastball…