The New York Mets have been shopping Dillon Gee for most of the winter and it appears that they could finally find a match soon, as FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal writes that the Rockies, Giants, and Padres are all looking at a possible trade.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) January 12, 2015
However, Joel Sherman of the New York Post says a deal won’t happen until James Shields is signed first.
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) January 13, 2015
Gee is more of a back-end starter, compiling a 3.91 ERA over 103 starts and three relief appearances in the majors. Relevant to the Rockies, he owns a 45.6 percent ground ball rate for his career. He’s under team control through 2016.