Originally posted on MLB Buzz  |  Last updated 1/8/13
  Some quick thoughts on some teams that still have work to do. Warning: The following list is not meant to be all-inclusive. Other clubs also are trying to upgrade. *Padres. One rival executive says there is no chance that general manager Josh Byrnes completes his off-season with the addition of free-agent right-hander Jason Marquis as his only significant move. The Padres seem disinclined to make a strong play for any of the free-agent remaining starters, believing that some of their youngsters can be the rough equivalent of veterans such as Joe Saunders, and at a much lower price. A trade for a pitcher such as the Detroit Tigers’ Rick Porcello, Kansas City Royals’ Luke Hochevar or Los Angeles Dodgers’ Aaron Harang remains possible, though the Padres might be content to wait until spring training to better determine their needs. The Chase Headley-for-Justin Upton talks failed to progress, according to major-league sources. *Orioles. They’ve lost first baseman Mark Reynolds, and to this point
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