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The Metropolitans are interested in White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers if he is non-tendered by the White Sox (the deadline for non-tendered players is today). Mike Puma says the front office has long liked the 27-year-old backstop and view him as a potential d'Arnaud backup. In 592 plate appearances over five seasons with the White Sox, Flowers has hit .200/.279/.375 with a 74 OPS+.
Baseball Prospectus waxed nostalgic about the eight best uncooked rumors from last year's hot stove and what would have happened if they occurred.
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Chris McShane reviewed the Mets' non-tender deadline decisions.
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