So Jayson Stark also thinks that Roy is staying in Houston past July 31.
In his note about Ted Lilly, he writes:
With Cliff Lee off the market, Lilly has moved to the top of many teams' available-starters list. And unlike the cases of Roy Oswalt and Dan Haren -- two starters with heavy price tags who appear unlikely to be moved -- the Cubs have let interested clubs know that Lilly, who will be a free agent this winter, is very available.
There are still 12 days, there are still 12 days, there are still 12 days...