I just got back to the office and got the call. There’s a conference call set up for reporters at 2:30 p.m.
I’m assuming the signing of Wilkerson means that a deal for Bedard can’t be too far down the road because Wilkerson didn’t take an offer to be a left-handed bat off the bench for the Red Sox because he was still looking for the chance to play every day. But who knows. Signing Wilkerson probably was one of the contingency plans Mariners GM Bill Bavasi spoke about during last…