I thought I would start a thread to post rumors and news.

http://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2012/1...-mariners.html

In today's Insider-only blog post, ESPN's Buster Olney lists some free agents who are trending upward as the market begins to take shape, including J.P. Howell, Jonathan Broxton, Cody Ross, Jeremy Guthrie, Joe Saunders, Ryan Ludwick, Jason Grilli, Sean Burnett, and Jeff Keppinger. Here are the rest of Olney's rumors...

There has been substantial interest in Broxton so far, and it appears he could receive one of the largest contracts of the relief market.

http://www.mlbtraderumors.com/cincin...HxYo6KbHdBd.99
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (via Twitter) notes that the Reds are looking into two relievers coming off of Tommy John surgery in Joakim Soria and Ryan Madson. Soria will be out until May while Madson should be set to open the season.