The MLB Trade Deadline is just one month away. Could San Diego Padres ace Joe Musgrove actually be dealt? It’s highly unlikely, but his future with the organization isn’t very secure right now.
Per Ken Rosenthal, the right-hander wasn’t too pleased with the Padres’ latest extension offer and believes he’ll be able to make more money if he hits free agency this winter:
Extension talks between the Padres and right-hander Joe Musgrove have fizzled, according to a source with knowledge of the discussions. In April, the Padres offered Musgrove an eight-year deal in the range of $11 million per season.