Really enjoy this song right now.
By now, your email inbox has probably been overflowing with promotional emails telling you that the once in a lifetime deals on Cyber Monday were actually extended to Tuesday. It’s a real good trick, you marketing agencies, you.
Turns out, that’s how Major League Baseball works. Yesterday, with everyone back to work following the Thanksgiving holiday, a deluge of transactions were made. And now, today, they’ve continued. Here’s the catchall on the craziness that’s happened in the last 48 hours, in convenient little capsules.
It was exhausting:
Jacoby Ellsbury signs with the Yankees for 7 years, $153 million. Oh man, remember at the beginning of the offseason, all the talk was about the Yankees getting under the luxury tax and that this was going to be a new brand of Yankee baseball? Not even a week into December and arguably the two best free agents on the market (and assuming the Yankees re-sign Cano, they’ll have the top three), are now with the team following Brian McCann’s signing.