Outfielders Coco Crisp, David DeJesus, Chris Young and Jason Kubel, as well as first basemen Adam Lind and Dan Johnson, could end up free agents in the event their respective teams do not pick up their 2014 options (MLBTR, Oct. 31).
Red Sox 1B-C Mike Napoli says he really wants to re-sign with Boston (ESPN Boston, Oct. 30).
The Indians won’t trade SS Asdrubal Cabrera this offseason (Hoynes, Oct. 31).
The Blue Jays and Tigers are interested in White Sox 2B Gordan Beckham (MLB.com, Oct. 30).
The Red Sox intend to make qualifying offers to all of Ellsbury, Napoli, and Stephen Drew (Heyman, Oct 31).