The playoff teams aren't set yet. But that isn't all. Buster Olney runs down the list of the nine biggest unresolved issues.
Even the best teams in baseball have some flaws, things that should cause them concern as they chug toward October. Buster Olney waves some red flags.
The Yankees have acquired Javier Vazquez from the Atlanta Braves for Melky Cabrera, Mike Dunn and Boone Logan, sources told ESPN The Magazine senior writer Buster Olney.
Atlanta is one of the teams in conversation with the Boston Red Sox about veteran right-hander Brad Penny, according to sources, at a time when the Red Sox have been doing their own research on Braves right fielder Jeff Francoeur.
The Associated Press reported that Rafael Furcal re-signed with the Dodgers on Wednesday.
The San Diego Padres have begun to exchange names with teams interested in All-Star pitcher Jake Peavy.
What must go right, what could go wrong? A team-by-team look at the National League.
Johan Santana against the Yankees is just one of the more intriguing clashes ahead in the Division Series.
Will the Big Unit get traded? Can the Cubs come back and win the NL Central? Stay tuned.