Analyzing deals for Scutaro, Escobar 

December, 5, 2012
12/05/12
6:48
PM ET


Running through the various minor deals of the last 24 hours or so ...

• I don't think much of Yunel Escobar, not as a hitter and especially not as a human being after the eye black incident, but I can't blame the Tampa Bay Rays for getting him practically for free, giving up only fringe prospect Derek Dietrich to acquire Escobar and his very reasonable contract.