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News and Notes: Arizona Signs an Outfielder with a Pulse. Cleveland Does Not.

News and Notes for Monday, December 18th, 2023

Texas Rangers v. Arizona Diamondbacks Photo by Daniel Shirey/MLB Photos via Getty Images

Arizona signed Lourdes Gurriel to a four year deal:

I thought Nick on Guardians’ Twitter articulated well the reason Arizona’s activity this offseason stings a bit as a Guardians fan. It’s not that I’m desperate for a Gurriel or an Eduardo Rodriguez signing, it’s just the contrast between how the Diamondbacks are handling this offseason with what Cleveland did (didn’t do?) after 2022:

Mandy Bell published an article with some fun quotes from Austin Hedges, who sounds like he is all about the mentoring Bo Naylor task.

Paul Hoynes answered questions, again, and sounds like he is team “They’ll probably trade Bieber,” joining Mandy Bell and Zack Meisel.

Jose Ramirez and Emmanuel Clase were named to the 2nd Team All-MLB.