There are still some big-name free agents left out there, however. And one of the very best is an incredibly logical fit for the
After hitting a franchise-record 39 home runs for the Kansas City Royals last year, it's surprising to see Moustakas still on the market. He's only 29 years old, and would be a significant contributor for any team looking for a corner infield power bat.
The White Sox are a team in need of a long-term solution a third, so they may jump at the opportunity to sign Moustakas now rather than wait around for the monster free agent class next year, which every team worth its salt will be going all-in for.
A new report from @Buster_ESPN says #Yankees are pursuing 3B Mike Moustakas "like a shark in the water". Would be very interesting fit on a one-year deal, but would show team has minimal confidence in Miguel Andújar or other options.— Pinstripe POV – JP (@PinstripePOV) February 19, 2018
It would most likely be a one-year deal from the Yankees, however, and Moustakas likely prefers the security of a longer term deal as he enters his age 30 season.
It'll be interesting to see where he lands considering that any move by any team would have huge implications for next year's star-studded. free agent class. Keep an eye on Moose!