This sounds like a broken record at this point, but the Dodgers have not made their big move and have not pounced on the market yet. They were relatively quiet on the free agent market, only inking right-handed reliever Blake Treinen to a one-year, $10 million deal.
While free agents are still available, it appears that the Dodgers will only be in the market to make marginal moves. In the trade market, it seems as if all of the Dodgers’ talks have stalled, namely with the Cleveland Indians.
The Dodgers still have just over $37.5 million in estimated space below the 2020 luxury tax threshold and there is no doubt that they will put it to use. According to a recent column by Anthony Castrovince of MLB.com, that space could be utilized on Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant. Castrovince provided a list of 20 bold predictions for the 2020 season and linked him to Los Angeles.
Anthony Castrovince with the bold bold prediction seeing Kris Bryant to the Dodgers… https://t.co/IbafxKLuvL
— Clint Pasillas (FRG) (@realFRG) January 1, 2020
Here is the direct mention of the Bryant-to-LA link by Castrovince.
It’s not enough that there is public pressure on the Dodgers to…