GM Commerce Historical past: Angels’ Billy Eppler
By Connor Byrne | March 26, 2020 at 12:19am CDTIt’s not all the time honest to guage baseball operations leaders totally free agent signings. In lots of instances, the largest contracts are negotiated to various extents by possession. The identical can maintain true of main extensions. It’s simply robust to know from the surface.
There’s clearly involvement from above in commerce eventualities as nicely. However in relation to exchanging rights to some gamers for others, it stands to cause, the position of the overall supervisor is all of the extra clear.
In any occasion, for what it’s value, it appeared an opportune second to have a look again on the commerce monitor data of a few of the normal managers across the sport. After masking the Diamondbacks’ Mike Hazen, former Astros GM Jeff Luhnow and the Brewers’ David Stearns, we’ll transfer to Billy Eppler of the Angels. (In chronological order and excluding minor offers. Full particulars at transaction hyperlink.)
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