Best winter in NL East? Could be the Mets

Mets fans should be thrilled by the proposed R.A. Dickey to Toronto trade. New York will reportedly receive two former first round draft picks: catcher Travis d’Arnaud (.286 BA and .816 OPS in the minors) and pitcher Noah Snydergaard (13-8, 2.35 ERA, 1.085 WHIP)  — an impressive haul for a 38-year-old pitcher. New York also kept…

Braves interest in Cody Ross indicates unambitious course

Jon Paul Morosi reports the Braves are pursuing Cody Ross. I hate this word, but: Meh! Ross’ overall 2012 numbers may look good, but check out the splits. At Fenway, notoriously friendly to right-handed hitters, Ross hit .298 with 13 HR and a .921  OPS. On the road, Ross hit .232 with an Uggla-esque .390…