- Heyman writes that managers that should worry about whether they make it to next year include: Jim Riggleman, Edwin Rodriguez, Jim Leyland, Ozzie Guillen, and Mike Quade.
- The New York Yankees will seek a lefty reliever as well as a starting pitcher.
- The Red Sox will also seek lefty relief help.
- The A's have relievers to deal, and LHP Craig Breslow might be a fit for the Yankees or Red Sox.
- Many believe the Red Sox won't make a play for Mets shortstop Jose Reyes. The Mets are under a lot of pressure to make some effort to retain Reyes.