Out of the Dotel sweepstakes?
Informal word I have received is that the Cardinals are apparently out of the pursuit of Octavio Dotel. Why? Likely money.
Felix Rodriguez – Still Plan B?
Attention is reportedly being shifted from Dotel to a push to sign Felix Rodriquez but nothing is certain at this point.
Arbitration eligible – Jason Marquis
The Cards are apparently negotiating with Marquis' agent but I am unsure of any progress. It remains very interesting to see if the Cardinals will offer Marquis multiple years to enhance his trade value and whether Marquis would give up that leverage. I'll bet that internal discussion has been lively.
Arbitration eligible – Larry Bigbie
It shouldn't be too difficult to get Bigbie signed. Some reports say that the Cards are already zeroing in on a one-year, $900,000 deal. That sounds about right.
told that Walt Jocketty continues to speak with a number of teams but a new
team has come up in
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