Chris Bassitt RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blue Jays might not trade Danny Jansen after signing Chris Bassitt

    The Score "The Toronto Blue Jays had the idea to trade catcher Danny Jansen for a starting pitcher, but a deal is no longer imminent after the club signed right-hander Chris Bassitt, a source told Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. Toronto was reportedly expected to deal a..." December 17

  • Padres Were Finalists For Chris Bassitt

    MLB Trade Rumors "Chris Bassitt agreed to a three-year, $63MM deal with the Blue Jays earlier this week, but Jon Heyman of The New York Post reports that the Padres were in on the bidding and were one of the finalists. It’s not known if they made a formal offer or what it looked like, but..." December 14

  • With Chris Bassitt, Blue Jays bank on reliability to bolster rotation

    The Athletic "The Blue Jays have been among the most active teams in free agency over the past three offseasons as they’ve transformed themselves from a bottom-feeder into a contender and shook off the reputation as a team that never spent on — or attracted — free agents. That..." December 13

  • Blue Jays land Chris Bassitt with 3-year, $63M deal

    ESPN "Right-hander Chris Bassitt and the Toronto Blue Jays are in agreement on a three-year, $63 million contract pending a physical, sources familiar with the deal told ESPN, fortifying a deep rotation with one of the most consistent starters in the game over the last..." December 12

  • Chris Bassitt Looking For At Least A Four-Year Contract

    SI "The Mets are in the hunt to fill out their starting rotation. One candidate who could be retained is Chris Bassitt, however, it doesn't sound like he and the Mets are close to an agreement. According to Mike Puma of The New York Post, Bassitt is seeking a deal..." December 04

  • Chris Bassitt To Decline Mutual Option

    New York Post "If the Mets are going to retain Chris Bassitt, they’ll have to sign him on the open market.  As expected, the right-hander will decline his $19 million mutual option, The Post’s Jon Heyman reported Sunday, meaning Bassitt will be available for all 30 teams to pursue..." November 07