Could be a snag in Konerko talks. Source said that so far Konerko's camp is adamant about $15 m per. That would crush the payroll for relief. Sox need him to take a deal at about the $12 to $13 million range. He made $12 last year, so pay cut is not an option.
— Cowley Tweets I smell more deferments. In any case, it sounds like the Sox have ~$18-20M left in the tank.