re: MLB: ONE WEEK!
+I know he's rather mediocre these days, but Michael Young has approved his trade to the Phillies. Texas will eat $10 million of his $16 million contract next season.
+Dempster has turned down a deal from the Red Sox and the Royals. Both were reported as two year deals.
+CWS talking with Seattle about moving Dayan Viciedo; the Reds about de Aza.
+DBACKS land Brandon McCarthy for a two year deal. McCarthy received virtually the same contract as Joe Blanton got earlier from the Angels.