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Saturday, January 29, 2005

Sammy Sosa, Jerry Hairston Jr., prospects, Jorge Julio, Kyle Farnsworth, Aubrey Huff, Danys Baez, Magglio Ordonez, Octavio Dotel, Jeromy Burnitz: these are among the names being thrown around wildly in the news this morning following reports that Sosa to Baltimore will be a done deal as of Monday. Only the other names remain to be confirmed in the game of musical chairs this weekend.

National Media
Cubs would get Hairston, prospects (ESPN)
Sosa still has the presence to make a splash (ESPN)
O's putting together package for Sosa (Sporting News)

Chicago Media
Sosa going, going ... gone? (Herald)
Going, going … (Tribune - Reg. Req.)
Deal shows just how far slugger has fallen (Tribune - Reg. Req.)
Destination: Baltimore? (Southtown)
Sosa trade to Orioles could be announced today (Sun-Times)

Baltimore Media
O's close to Sosa deal (Baltimore Sun - Reg. Req.)