Angels GM Perry Minasian shut down any exchange rumors surrounding Shohei Ohtani, telling reporters on Monday evening that the club would no longer exchange the 2-plot huge title this offseason.
Ohtani’s title came up in rumors leading as much as the Aug. 2 Exchange Cut-off date when the Angels were on their plot to a seventh straight losing season. He within the waste stayed with the franchise and later signed a one-year, $30 million deal to steer far from arbitration on Oct. 1.
That agreement, on the opposite hand, did no longer exchange Ohtani’s mutter with the Angels previous next year — it was merely to steer far from a doable arbitration case later this offseason. He was already underneath team regulate for 2023 and he remains mutter to was a free agent following next season, due to this exchange rumors will doubtless heat up one more time within the summertime if the Halos get off to one more slack initiating up.