1) The Cubs are reportedly interested in free agent OF Jeromy Burnitz.
2) The Tigers are reportedly the leaders for free agent RF Magglio Ordonez.
3) According to the Daily Herald, the Cubs are interested in Devil Rays Aubrey Huff and Nationals OF Terrmel Sledge.
Correction from Friday–Diamondbacks P Mike Koplove signed a 2 year, not 1 year, contract.
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