Roch Kubatko hears that it's "more realistic" that the Orioles acquire a starter through trade rather than free agency.
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that the Rockies "aren't being especially aggressive" on Yovani Gallardo.
GM Jeff Bridich said the Rockies' interest in free agent RHP Yovani Gallardo is "fairly overblown."
According to Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post, the Rockies have engaged in serious talks with free agent right-hander Yovani Gallardo.
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that, "barring the late entry of a mystery team," Yovani Gallardo will choose between the Astros, Orioles and Rockies.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Rockies plan to talk with Yovani Gallardo's representatives again on Friday.
Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports that the Rockies have entered the mix for Yovani Gallardo.
MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports that the Astros and Orioles are among the teams showing interest in free agent right-hander Yovani Gallardo.
Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet reports that the Blue Jays remain in contact with free agent right-hander Yovani Gallardo.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Royals are also talking to free agent right-hander Yovani Gallardo.
SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports that the Royals, Astros and Orioles are still the "three main contenders" for Yovani Gallardo.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports hears the Blue Jays "checked in" on free agent Yovani Gallardo recently.
Yovani Gallardo's agent spoke with teams during the holiday week but no progress was made, according to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Royals are "presently in contact" with free agent right-hander Yovani Gallardo.