1. Yankees Wise to Sell, Hit Home Run with Aroldis Chapman Trade

    The New York Yankees are officially trade-deadline sellers. They announced as much by shipping hard-throwing closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 161,712 reads 301 comments

  2. Edinson Volquez Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Royals Pitcher

    The Kansas City Royals, who sit in fourth place in the American League Central, may shop starting pitcher Edinson Volquez ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 3,148 reads 5 comments

  3. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Aroldis Chapman, Chris Sale and More

    The 2016 MLB trade deadline is Aug. 1, which leaves a bit of time for trade chatter to circulate before the biggest deals go down. At the center of the current buzz are several pitchers with varying roles...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 1,877 reads 0 comments

  4. Aroldis Chapman to Cubs: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Months after acquiring him in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds , the New York Yankees shipped closer Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 131,318 reads 400 comments

  5. Ivan Nova Reportedly Traded to Pittsburgh Pirates

    The New York Yankees reportedly parted ways with starting pitcher Ivan Nova on Monday, trading him to the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. Nova, 29, has been inconsistent this year...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 15,802 reads 17 comments

  6. Ken Griffey Jr. Is the 1st No. 1 Overall Pick to Be Inducted into Hall of Fame

    Fact: Ken Griffey Jr. was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. He is the first No. 1 overall pick to be enshrined at Cooperstown...

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  7. Huston Street Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Angels Star

    With the Los Angeles Angels struggling this season at 43-55 and falling out of the postseason race, the team could become sellers before the August 1 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 5,626 reads 6 comments

  8. MLB Trade Deadline 2016: Complete Predictions 1 Week from Deadline Day

    A year ago, Yoenis Cespedes, Gerardo Parra, David Price and Ben Revere were some of the biggest names to change hands at the trade deadline. This year, Chris Archer, Jay Bruce, Wade Davis and Chris Sale are among the biggest being bandied about...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 201,927 reads 268 comments

  9. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Pre-Trade Deadline

    We are now just one week away from the 2016 MLB trade deadline, and the rumor mill is in full swing as all 30 teams decide what to do ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver deadline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 79,820 reads 206 comments

  10. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Latest 2016 Trade Chatter

    The talk has been going on for at least a month. Many fans thought the New York Yankees, rich in relief pitching but too far down in the standings, would be willing to trade some of their assets before the Aug...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 1,504 reads 0 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 17

    A proactive fantasy baseball manager already has an eye ahead to August 1's MLB trade deadline. The moves are bound to create new opportunities by way of playing time and role improvements...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 13,529 reads 5 comments

  12. Slumping Giants Look Vulnerable Atop NL Hierarchy

    The San Francisco Giants didn't limp into the second half of the 2016 MLB season. That's far too kind. Rather, San Francisco stumbled and crashed like Chris Farley's Matt Foley into an ill-fated coffee table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 9,531 reads 30 comments

  13. Aroldis Chapman Blockbuster Solidifies Cubs as MLB's Heavyweight Contender

    The Chicago Cubs were already on the short list of MLB heavyweights. Now that they've acquired flamethrowing closer Aroldis Chapman, they'll tip the scales...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 66,703 reads 237 comments

  14. Jorge Soler Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Cubs OF

    Chicago Cubs outfielder Jorge Soler has surfaced as a potential name on the move heading toward the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 49,840 reads 147 comments