Padres GM Kevin Towers made comments this week that the Cubs and Padres may have identified a 3rd team who could help the Cubs land the much sought-after ace of the Padres, Jake Peavy. The 3rd team was not identified.
Towers is notorious for conducting negotiations through the media, so this should not come as any surprise. Is he trying this tactic to get the Braves or other suitors to up the ante for Peavy, or is there some truth to the statements.
Check out Yahoo’s Peavy Update for the latest on the Cubs chances of getting Jake Peavy.