According to Ken Rosenthal, “the Orioles and Braves have discussed a deal that included both Jurrjens and Prado.”
I wouldn’t mind having Adam Jones
, 26, but he’s not as good as you think — last year’s .466 slugging percentage was a career-high while his .319 OBP matched his average over parts of six seasons. Advanced metrics indicate he’s no great shakes
with the glove, either and Jones is only two years from free agency. I’d prefer a package of J.J. Hardy and Nolan Reimold (see my comment below for details).
jurrjens for adam jones an internet rumor that seemed reasonable to me. then i asked an o’s guy: “no way. not even close.”
rumor. Reaction, or lack of same, I got when asking Mon. about Adam Jones led me to wonder, too, if something brewing.