– DD’s latest interview infers that a big bat is top priority now.
– Ni was sent down, and Alberto Alburquerque (not to be confused with “Albuquerque”) signed to minor league deal and added to the 40.
– Ordonez news – Boras is already doing his thing, and Jason Beck thinks this means that Maggs will sit deep into free agency before making a decision.
– Heyman furthered the notion of a Grienke deal, and ponders – why not Soria too? Interestingly, Soria has a limited no-trade clause that gives him the right to veto deals to the Cardinals, Cubs, Phillies, Red Sox, Tigers and Yankees.
– Apparently, no trade to the Tigers clauses are popular these days.