as posted on cnnsi... my highlights of the article
Two high-ranking officials from rival clubs said the Marlins had made it clear Dontrelle Willis isn't available.
-- South Florida Sun-Sentinel
There was a buzz in the lobby yesterday of the general managers meetings, that free agent Alfonso Soriano's price could reach almost $20 million annually and that J.D. Drew's price tag is four years, $56 million. There's no question the Red Sox and Scott Boras have had multiple discussions on Drew, but Boras has shopped him and the Cubs are seriously interested.
-- Boston Globe
Mets officials internally discussed the idea of offering Lastings Milledge and reliever Aaron Heilman to the Blue Jays for Vernon Wells, with the idea of moving the centerfielder Wells to rightfield and shifting Shawn Green to left. But Toronto would need more than that package if it were to move the All-Star Wells.