clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Elephant Rumblings: Murray to Declare for NFL Draft, and Lowrie Signs with Mets

Plus, expect plenty of activity prior to today’s arbitration filing deadline.

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

Heisman Trophy Presentation Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images

A’s Coverage:

MLB News:

Baseball Interest Stories:

Today in Baseball History:

  • 1973: Major League owners approve one of the game’s most controversial rules: the designated hitter. The owners decide to allow American League teams to implement the rule on an experimental three-year basis, but the rule will become a permanent addition to the AL while the National League never adopts it.

Best of Twitter:

  • The two-sport athlete everyone is talking about has just made a huge decision...
  • More importantly, congratulations to one of our own, outfielder Stephen Piscotty, on his own marriage last weekend...
  • Let’s check in on Mariners Twitter after they signed former second overall pick (and major bust) Dustin Ackley to a minor league deal...
  • If you’re wondering what the Mets are planning on doing with all of those infielders...yeah, we all are...