Darren O'Day or another set-up man seems like a more logical fit, but L.A. has cast a wide net.
Updates on David Price, Yovani Gallardo, Kenta Maeda, Jeff Mathis, Cliff Pennington and Blaine Boyer headline Saturday's daily hot stove recap.
Gabe Kapler, Bud Black and Dave Roberts are the finalists -- Darin Erstad was said to have withdrawn late Friday -- and interviews said to be coming next week.
Shortstop Javier Guerra, outfielder Manuel Margot, infielder Carlos Asuaje and pitcher Logan Allen were traded to San Diego, allowing the Red Sox to add a big piece to the back of the bullpen.
Several teams are expected to be big spenders, and others won't be too far behind that, as the winter spending season is just getting under way now.
San Diego needs a shortstop. The Braves are listening.
The odds are that the Dodgers, with their seemingly limitless coffers, will reel in one of the top two free-agent pitchers. That, plus more notes from the GM meetings in this installment of Inside Baseball.
Big-name closers could be on the move this winter. Find out who is available plus more news from the MLB GM Meetings in Boca Raton.
The star closer could surprisingly be available for the right price.
With the Hot Stove season well underway, we rank the top 50 free agents (by dollars) who could be on the move this winter in Part 1 of this weekend's Inside Baseball column.

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