From todays bird cage liner.

Johnny Almaraz: The Reds' director of international scouting and player development since the end of the 2003 season.

Chris Antonetti: Entering his fifth season as assistant general manager with the Indians.

Jim Beattie: Former Expos general manager served as the Orioles' executive vice president of baseball operations last season. He is expected to join the Reds as a special adviser this week.

Paul DePodesta: Spent the past two seasons as Dodgers general manager. Fired in October.

Michael Hill: Assistant general manager with the Marlins since 2002 was born and raised in Cincinnati.

Wayne Krivsky: Twins assistant general manager interviewed for the Reds' job after the 2003 season.

Brad Kullman: Reds director of major-league operations was promoted to interim GM on Monday. He worked as co-assistant general manager for the Reds after Jim Bowden was fired in July 2003.

Dayton Moore: Director of player personnel for the Braves.

Tim Naehring: The Reds' director of player development since October 2000.

Dave Wilder: Originally hired by the White Sox in 2003 as an assistant general manager, he is entering his third season as director of player development for the defending World Series champions.

Frank Wren: Former Orioles general manager has been a vice president and assistant general manager with the Braves since October 1999.