(1) Andre Ethier making big push for his payday this offseason.
(2) Roy Halladay out for 6-8 weeks with shoulder injury. Is he done being an elite arm?
(3) Jered Weaver placed on DL with back issue. Believed to be minor.
(4) Roy Oswalt signs with Rangers, about four weeks away.
(5) Jonathan Sanchez still working his way back from biceps issue.
(7) Brandon McCarthy good to go Saturday for A’s.
(8) Injured outfielders close to returning - Yoenis Cespedes, Cameron Maybin, Michael Morse, Desmond Jennings and Nick Markakis.
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By Ray Flowers