Now isn't this curious.
Apparently into the
Greinke was reportedly down to the
The Diamondbacks normally have a mid-range payroll and shy clear of lengthy, steep contracts with free agents. They could, however, be trying to make a splash. They unveiled new uniforms Friday and have a new $1.5-billion TV contract kicking in next season.
The Dodgers losing Greinke to the Diamondbacks would not be quite the blow as losing him to the rival Giants, but it's at least in the neighborhood. The Diamondbacks see themselves as a Dodgers rival and they are in the same division.
The Diamondbacks reportedly made a six-year, $120-million offer to Johnny Cueto last week that the right-hander turned down.