Buster Olney blogs from the first day of the winter meetings by looking at the Jayson Werth deal -- which may have said more about Scott Boras than about Werth -- and then looking at the markets for Carl Crawford and Adrian Beltre off that deal.
The Mets backed the Americans in their World Cup opener Saturday.
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Sources say pulling together a World Cup-style tournament by next March might not be possible.
Trey Wingo sizes up Jamal Lewis' challenge. Jeremy Schaap's sarcasm cuts Bonds' down to size. And Linda Cohn can't muster sympathy for T.O.