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Wednesday at Winter Meetings: In Real Life

December 13, 2017

MLB.com was on the scene in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., for Day 3 of baseball's annual Winter Meetings. Catch up on all of the action right here.9:45 p.m. ET: Kinsler set for SoCal After landing two-way Japanese star Shohei Ohtani, the Angels continued their busy offseason by plugging one of

MLB.com was on the scene in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., for Day 3 of baseball's annual Winter Meetings. Catch up on all of the action right here.
9:45 p.m. ET: Kinsler set for SoCal
After landing two-way Japanese star Shohei Ohtani, the Angels continued their busy offseason by plugging one of the biggest remaining holes on their roster on Wednesday with a deal for veteran second baseman Ian Kinsler of the Tigers, sources told MLB.com's Maria Guardado. Neither club has confirmed the deal. More >
4:02 p.m. ET: Trade's cool
The wheeling and dealing will go on long into the night, but the Baseball Trade Show at the Winter Meetings is winding down after three fun-filled days. Vendors from across the spectrum of baseball-related businesses showed off their wares, and attractions included the world's largest jersey and a real, live Brewers Famous Racing Sausage. It'll all happen again at next year's Meetings in Las Vegas.

3:14 p.m. ET: Buena vista!
Lake Buena Vista is aptly named. It's only in the mid-60s, but it's sunny and beautiful in Disney World.

2:45 p.m. ET: Agent of change
When agent Scott Boras -- who represents such big-name free agents as Eric Hosmer and Jacob Arrieta -- talks, people listen.

2:15 p.m. ET: Mike [Matheny] and the Mad Dog
Cardinals skipper Mike Matheny sits down with MLB Network's Christopher Russo on "High Heat," but he plays his ... cards close to his chest about the rumored Marcell Ozuna trade.

2:01 p.m. ET: Chew man group
Here's a hint: It's Terry Francona.

1:38 p.m. ET: Ozuna is Busch bound
In one of the biggest moves of the Winter Meetings, a source has told MLB.com that All-Star outfielder Marcell Ozuna has been traded from the Marlins to the Cardinals. More >

12:41 p.m. ET: AL in the family
As part of the annual managers luncheon at the Winter Meetings, all of the American League managers posed for a photo.

11:30 a.m. ET: Skippers mix it up
A trio of MLB managers joined MLB Network's "Hot Stove" to look back on the 2017 season and talk about the intrigue of the Winter Meetings.

10:29 a.m. ET: Paul together now
Looking natty in a sharp jacket, Twins manager Paul Molitor talks to the media about his plans for the bullpen. Minnesota also made news this morning by signing former Yankees righty Michael Pineda to a two-year deal, though he will likely miss most of 2018 while recovering from Tommy John surgery.

10:15 a.m. ET: Hype cast
MLB.com's Anthony Castrovince and Richard Justice recap Day 2 of the Winter Meetings -- including J.D. Martinez's arrival to meet with clubs -- in today's edition of the Morning Lineup podcast. More >

10:06 a.m. ET: Twinsies
Compliments are exchanged during a spontaneous meeting of past and current Twins managers in the Winter Meetings media room.

9:35 a.m. ET: Let's get it, Ron
New Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire opens Day 3 of the Winter Meetings by sitting down with the media, roster breakdown by his side.