O'Connell told Smith the day was "very productive," but "we're definitely going to take our time."
O'Connell, at least, spoke to the Nationals (who hasn't?).
"We've spoken a couple of times with his representative," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo told the Washington Post ."That's as much as I can let you know of. We've spoken on several occasions."
One team that's unlikely to sign Pavano -- the Yankees.
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