Kris Bryant trade rumors: Where could the star third baseman play in 2020?

  • Baseball New York Yankees Atlanta Braves Washington Nationals Texas Rangers Chicago Cubs It's pretty ridiculous that we even have to talk about this.Fox Sports' Jon Morosi reported on Tuesday that the Nationals have "inquired" about Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant. This is the third or fourth time this offseason that Bryant's name has been attached to trade rumors, and it's just silly. Kris Bryant, when right, is one of the best players in baseball. He's coming off a 4.8 fWAR season and it wasn't too long ago that the star third baseman won the NL MVP award and was a key cog in ending the curse of the Billy Goat in 2016. There's some question as to what happens with his service time: Should Bryant's grievance be resolved in his favor, he could be a free agent after the 2020 season as opposed to 2021, as he dealt with that nasty service time manipulation in his rookie season. Surely, this will impact the package that the Cubs will want if they're just desperate to get rid of a t[......]