The New York Mets should make a strong effort to sign free agent reliever Antonio Bastardo.
The San Diego Padres should not bother pursuing free agent Ian Desmond.
The Toronto Blue Jays still seem to be seeking starting pitching, and Yovani Gallardo should be their top target right now.
The Chicago White Sox need to make a hard push to sign free agent outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.
The San Francisco Giants reportedly have strong interest in Johnny Cueto, but they should not take that pursuit to the next level and make a long-term commitment to the free agent right-hander.
The Minnesota Twins need bullpen help, so Jake McGee of the Tampa Bay Rays should be a top trade target right now.
Bartolo Colon returning to the New York Mets in 2016 would be a great addition to the team's pitching staff.
If the Cubs are able to trade Jason Hammel and get his contract off the books, they might be able to afford OF Jason Heyward, who's looking for a massive contract.
It would be pointless for the New York Mets to sign Ben Zobrist if he prefers to have one set position and not be a multi-faceted utility player.
Prince Fielder is coming off a nice comeback season in 2015, but the Texas Rangers may be gauging trade interest in him at the Winter Meetings.