Every winter we anxiously watch our Twitter news feeds and wait for breaking news from the hot stove. (Or at least I do.) We know that even though there are some very smart people making predictions about who will end up where, nothing is certain until the contract is signed.
Because of that uncertainty, a lot of rumors fly around, and, quite frankly, some of them are ridiculous.
Teams express interest in players all the time, even though it is rather obvious that it would be a bad match.
Here are six of the more ridiculous rumors that have been floating around baseball this year, in no particular order.