The 2019 Baseball Winter Meetings kick off Sunday as MLB executives descend on San Diego so general managers can discuss trades and meet with representatives for free agents.
Although the signings and trades are usually the highlights of the annual event, there's also the Rule 5 draft and a multitude of other activities throughout the week. In addition, it's a chance for people seeking their big break in the baseball industry to rub elbows with plenty of high-profile individuals.
Let's check out all of the details for the offseason showcase. That's followed by a look at some of the early rumors and speculation from the proverbial hot stove.