1. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Jonathan Papelbon, Cole Hamels and More

    With the MLB 's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline quickly approaching, rumors and speculation have been running rampant regarding potential trades...

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  2. Yankees Acquire Chase Headley

    The Yankees have acquired Chase Headley from the Yankees, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports (Twitter links). The Yankees will send Yangervis Solarte and minor league right-hander Rafael DePaula to the Padres in return for Headley and $1MM...

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  3. Reports: Yankees Closing in on Acquiring Headley

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  4. Royals Considering Alex Rios, Other Bats to Help Sagging Offense

    The Royals are looking for corner bats as they try to fix their offensive woes and get back into the AL Central race, and Rangers right fielder Alex Rios is one player they've considered...

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  5. Royals GM Moore: 'I'm Not Going to Give Up on Our Team'

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  6. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest on Asdrubal Cabrera, A.J. Burnett and More

    While the sports world focuses on the NBA rumors that are running rampant throughout the league, don’t forget about the hot stove on the baseball side of things...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 1,123 reads 1 comments

  7. Breaking Down the 1 Trade Deadline Deal the Boston Red Sox Have to Make

    The July 31 MLB trade deadline is less than two weeks away. For the 43-52 Boston Red Sox , who are currently sitting in fourth place in the American League East—and 9...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 days ago 1,545 reads 6 comments

  8. Tigers, Rangers Discussing Joakim Soria

    The Tigers and Rangers are having ongoing discussions about Texas closer Joakim Soria, reports Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports 1 (on Twitter)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 3,488 reads 0 comments

  9. Report: Blue Jays Have “checked On” Free Agent Alfonso Soriano

    In search of offense amid the injuries to Edwin Encarnacion, Adam Lind, and Brett Lawrie, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Blue Jays have “checked on” free agent Alfonso Soriano...

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  10. Mariners, Rays Discussing David Price, Ben Zobrist

    Though no deal is imminent, the Mariners have been engaged in ongoing discussions with the Rays regarding lefty David Price and utilityman Ben Zobrist, reports Jon Morosi of FOX Sports (Twitter links)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  11. MLB Trade Rumors: Mariners, Angels and Other Teams Looking to Fill Major Needs

    As MLB teams attempt to make their push toward the playoffs, organizations will do their best to add any player who can be a difference-maker...

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  12. Angels Don't Match Up for Kennedy, Still Pursuing Street

    The Angels and Padres don't match up on a deal for right-hander Ian Kennedy, sources tell Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, but the two sides are still discussing closer Huston Street (Twitter link)...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  13. Phils Need to Take Papelbon Up on Offer, and Find Him a New Team

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon thinks he should be traded, and now that should make it unanimous...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 502 reads 0 comments

  14. Zobrist Trade Rumors: Giants Interested, Reds and Mariners Also in the Mix

    Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Ben Zobrist isn't the only player on his team involved in trade speculation, and the latest reports indicate he may be out of Tampa before the upcoming trade deadline...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 7 days ago 1,979 reads 1 comments

  15. Lester 'Thrown Off' by in-Season Contract Talks as Free Agency Looms

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Red Sox ace Jon Lester put contract talks on hold when he halted the team's recent in-season effort to rekindle discussions, telling them he preferred that he and the team avoid any potential distraction for the time being...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 1,620 reads 0 comments

  16. Morales Interested in Long-Term Deal with Twins

    Kendrys Morales' first venture into free agency lasted much longer than the switch-hitter would have liked, and after signing a one-year deal with the Twins in June, it sounds as if ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 8 days ago 255 reads 0 comments

  17. Boston Red Sox: 3 Holes Red Sox Must Address at the Deadline

    The 2014 Boston Red Sox are a flawed team. This may be a fairly simple statement as the Red Sox approach the July 31 MLB trading deadline, but at 43-52—9...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 8 days ago 2,716 reads 3 comments

  18. Pirates notebook: Bucs to target pitching on trade market

    CINCINNATI — The four-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals was a mixed bag for the Pirates' bullpen. The relievers were tagged for walk-off losses in the first two games...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 10 days ago 340 reads 0 comments

  19. Marlon Byrd Reveals 4-Team No-Trade Clause

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  20. Dodgers, Cardinals Have Pieces to Get Price -- If the Rays Deal

    The Dodgers and Cardinals appear to be best-positioned to acquire superstar Rays pitcher David Price -- that is, if the Rays even trade him this month...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 12 days ago 1,255 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Cardinals, Red Sox, Padres and More

    The sports world may be holding its breath in anticipation of the World Cup final and LeBron James’ impending decision, but baseball's hot-stove season is right around the corner...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 1,217 reads 0 comments

  22. Report: Lots of Interest in John Lackey

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  23. Cole Hamels Can Block Trades to Twenty Clubs

    The two-year anniversary is approaching of the pre-trade deadline extension signed between the Phillies and lefty Cole Hamels. As part of that six-year, $144MM deal, Hamels received a limited no-trade clause, the details of which had gone unreported...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 14 days ago 187 reads 0 comments

  24. Royals Sign LHP Joe Saunders, Send to AAA

    The Royals announced that they have signed left-hander Joe Saunders to a minor league deal and assigned him to Triple-A Omaha. Saunders is a client of LSW Baseball...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 14 days ago 204 reads 0 comments

  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings from White Sox, Blue Jays and More

    It’s an annual rite of passage for every single MLB season—July rolls around and the contenders and pretenders start to talk shop...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 5,096 reads 0 comments