It's not all about dollar signs. Page 2's Eric Neel says baseball's free agents have their own particular wish lists.
Eric Neel wants guys like Billy Wagner and Frank Thomas on his club. But A.J. Burnett? No thanks.
Last year, Theo Epstein made his pitch to Curt Schilling over Thanksgiving dinner. This year, Pedro has been wined and dined.
Carlos Beltran, Mr. October, is a free agent once the playoffs end. Baseball fans ask that you stay away from pinstripes.
As far as Eric Neel is concerned, the offseason was over when the Spurs made their move.