The Cash Man stylin’ and profilin’ (Courtesy of Mark Feinsand)
The 2015 GM Meetings opened in Boca Raton, Florida yesterday. Naturally that meant Brian Cashman was going to be there, and be there he was as he knocked the fashion world on its collective ass with his stylish, hipster-y, Tobias Funke-esque arrival getup.
Besides that, there wasn’t anything major that went down yesterday. There usually isn’t at these meetings. This is more of a table setting for the Winter Meetings next month. But there were a few tidbits worth talking about:
– If you were thinking of signing Daniel Murphy to play second base next year, don’t get your hopes up. Via Mark Feinsand, Cash said “I think if we’re going to pursue something, we have two offensive-profile players already at that position, so if we did any changing there, it would be seeking more balance on both sides of the ball” when asked about Murphy. For the money it would take to sign him and the draft pick, I’d rather pass and go with Ackley-Refs too.…