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Possibilities abound at Meetings

Baseball's movers and shakers will gather at the Winter Meetings to kick some tires, weather sticker-shock and raise some headlines and hopes. But this year, the buzz could be deafening. Guess that's what happens when the sport's top pitcher and one of its best young players are put into a symbolic showcase in the lobby.

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Calm before the Winter Meetings storm

So as the Winter Meetings get set to convene in Nashville, Tenn., on Monday, might the Red Sox -- even as well-positioned as they are coming off their World Series championship -- make another blockbuster move?

Farm aid or trade route for Yankees

Reinforcements in the form of young, high-ceiling talent have sprinkled on the scene, but now the Yankees reach another crossroads. Can they allow this youth to develop into reliable big leaguers or is it time to return to cashing chips for more established personnel?
Cubs expect minor tweaks at Meetings Astros seeking closer, help at second
Only tweak moves on Jays' agenda Mets on prowl for pitching at Meetings
Cubs hope to upgrade offense Pitching depth at top of Phillies' wish list
Tigers sitting pretty at Winter Meetings Brewers' Melvin looking at options
A's may rebuild or reload in Nashville Cardinals looking for more pitching
Giants could make noise at Meetings Rays not done upgrading their roster
MacPhail encouraged by trade market New role likely for Twins at Winter Meetings
Royals hope for Winter Meetings encore Angels have plenty of bargaining chips
No urgency for Tribe at Meetings D-backs in search of arms at Meetings
Rox unlikely to make splash at Meetings Trade talks to heat up Winter Meetings
Nationals ready to make moves at Meetings Friars cautious entering Meetings
Mariners go to Meetings seeking starter White Sox Owens' eyes on Winter Meetings
Braves eye lefty, center fielder at Meetings Bolstering rotation high on Marlins' wish list
Reds go to Meetings looking for pitching Rangers seeking three areas of need
Winter Meetings may go quietly for Dodgers Pirates to play it by ear at Winter Meetings

Sights & Sounds

Spencer on Cabrera trade rumors

Angels beat reporter Lyle Spencer breaks down rumors linking the Halos to Marlins slugger Miguel Cabrera. Listen

Thesier on Santana

Twins reporter Kelly Theiser discusses the recent trade winds swirling around ace Johan Santana. Listen

Welsh on Cordero signing

Reds broadcaster Chris Welsh breaks down the significance of the Francisco Cordero signing for the Reds bullpen. 400K

Jose Mota on Angels' acquisitions

Angels voice Jose Mota discusses the Halos' additions of Jon Garland and Torii Hunter. 400K
• Smoltz on Glavine's Return 400K Cubs conf. call: Hendry on Wood