5:14pm: Troy Renck says a source close to Redding said he did not fail his physical. So if his report and Rojas’ report are both true, Taveras failed his.
WEDNESDAY, 4:08pm: ESPN’s Enrique Rojas says a Taveras for Redding swap fell apart when one of the players failed a physical.
TUESDAY, 10:28pm: Bill Ladson talked to a source who said Taveras was not part of the talks with the Rockies today.
10:21pm: Sheinin says the Nats are apparently the ones who balked at the Redding-Taveras swap.
9:45pm: Troy Renck says this trade is dead for now. Joe Koshansky was discussed at one point, he notes.
9:28pm: Tracy Ringolsby says (story has been removed) a Tim Redding for Willy Taveras swap is close but some details still need to be worked out. Dave Sheinin considers it an exchange of non-tender candidates.