Blue Jays Make Offer To Vernon Wells?

According to Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports, a baseball source indicated that the Blue Jays have proposed a seven year, $126MM contract to Vernon Wells.  Wells’s agent indicated that they have not had meaningful discussions, however. 

Wells turned 28 a few days ago.  He’s part of the all-world center fielder free agent class of 2008, with fine defense and a .900 OPS.  Most folks seem to think he’ll end up in Texas because of proximity to his childhood home. 

Rich Lederer marches to a different drum – he’d rather trade for Rocco Baldelli.




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