Rumor Central: Adam Dunn To The Tampa Bay Rays?

GackSports.comContributor IJuly 30, 2010

WASHINGTON - JULY 29:  Adam Dunn #44 of the Washington Nationals celebrates with teammates after hitting a home run in the eighth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Nationals Park on July 29, 2010 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)
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The Tampa Bay Rays appear to be the favorite in the Adam Dunn sweepstakes. This according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post.

Both the Chicago White Sox and the San Francisco Giants have back out of a potential deal, simply because the Nationals are asking for more than the two teams are willing to give up for Dunn.

Dunn is hitting .277 with 24 home runs and 64 RBIs. If the deal were to go through, it is likely the Rays would use Dunn as their primary DH.

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