With all of the MLB rumors that emerge during the winter meetings, it is inevitable that some of them are total nonsense. Trade proposals are thrown out there, and some are quickly rejected.
A number of teams are linked to free agents even if it is highly unlikely that they will end up signing these players. This constant stream of rumors is part of what makes the winter meetings fun, but it also makes it difficult to determine what is true and what is false.
The following are some of the craziest rumors that have been brought to light so far. There will certainly be more as the MLB offseason continues.