The Blue Jays have been aggressive in their pursuit of Freddie Freeman ever since the deadline passed. While the Dodgers and Yankees have led the pack‚ the Blue Jays have remained aggressive. The Braves have resisted all offers to sign Freeman‚ and they have also acquired Josh Olson‚ who finished in the top eight of the AL MVP voting. Despite Freeman's glaring deficiencies‚ Toronto has a deep bench and is a good option at first base. The team's front office has increased its personnel in recent years‚ which has led to speculation about a potential Freddie Freeman trade. The Blue Jays have a history of aggressively pursuing free agents‚ but the current team isn't interested in spending too much money. Instead‚ they're going to keep their options open and see if they can find the right combination to contend in the next few years. The Blue Jays' front office has been aggressive in their pursuit of Freddie Freeman. While the Dodgers and Yankees are considered the favorites to sign Freeman‚ Toronto has been reportedly in contact with Freeman since the lockout. A source told MLB Network that the Blues have made a serious offer to Freeman. However‚ the Dodgers and Yankees have also been interested in Freeman.
Freddie Freeman’s era with the Braves is likely over. The Yankees and Dodgers have seemingly been the favorites over the past few days. But the Rays and Blue Jays have remained aggressive. There was never a sense the Braves made a strong push. — Mark Bowman (@mlbbowman) March 14, 2022
Red Sox have joined the Freddie Freeman sweepstakes as things get more interesting. Teams known to be in now: the Dodgers plus 4 from AL East: Yankees, Rays and Jays, too — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) March 15, 2022
Yankees continue to talk to Anthony Rizzo under the continuing belief top choice Freddie Freeman is still not a likelihood — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) March 15, 2022
The Yankees did make an offer to Freeman, but based on geography haven’t seemed confident. They’ve won the day before under similar circumstances (CC Sabathia). They remain in as do others. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) March 14, 2022
The #BlueJays have had conversations with Freddie Freeman’s camp and conveyed serious interest as his free agent decision nears, sources confirm. Freeman is a dual citizen of the U.S. and Canada and played for Canada at the ‘17 WBC. @MLBNetwork @Sportsnet @FAN590 — Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) March 14, 2022