Ozzie says 3rd base is the best position for Josh Fields simply because he can do less defensive damage there:
Jose Contreras credits his improved location and velocity to a correction of his balance in the mound:
Speaking of Conteras, SI's John Heyman says he has cleared waivers, and the Dodgers may be interested in him. The Sox would've to take some of Conteras' salary.
mlbtraderumors.com thinks/speculates the Sox could take on a bloated salary from the Dodgers, like Nomar's $8.5 mil or Furcal's $13 mil, to balance things out.