- It gives us 6 starting pitchers
- Who goes to the pen?
- If it's Contreras, why not make him the closer?
- Why limit Contreras' innings like that?
- Whither young McCarthy?
They always say you can never have too much pitching, right?
MLB.com says that this looks like a done deal. They just don't have a full story up yet. It even suggests this may be something of a bargaining chip RE: Garland and Contreras contract negotiations.
Update [2005-12-14 3:33:29 by The Cheat]: Newday's Jon Heyman, who's been breaking all of the stories this off-season, reports that Vizcaino is the nameless reliever and the Sox recieve cash.