Sebastian Tretola is back in the news again for the wrong reasons.
The second-year Titans guard was shot early Sunday morning in Arkansas. He was treated at a local hospital and released after being grazed by a bullet in his lower leg.
Police in in Fayetteville, Ark., are investigating the incident, which took place around 2 a.m.
Yankees and A’s top baseball people spoke again Tuesday, and the best news for the Yanks may be that they are one of a small field that remain alive with a trade likely only a few days off. Someone with ties to the A’s suggested he believed a deal would be done by Friday or so.
The big breaker in this deal has to do with the prospects the Yankees have and are willing to give up. With Aaron Hicks performing well at the big league level, Jacoby Ellsbury virtually impossible to trade and Dustin Fowler in the system, the Yankees look to be set at center field for the next few years.
So a prospect like Estevan Florial becomes expendable, and fortunately for the Yankees the A’s are looking for a center fielder which is exactly what Florial is.
While the deal isn’t done by any stretch of the imagination, the Cheap Cycling Jerseys Yankees have emerged as the favorite to land Gray. The Braves, Brewers and Nationals are all Cheap Dog Jerseys still in the discussion, but trail New York at this point. It’s rumored that the Astros are still after Gray, but they have fallen back to the pack.