1. Lineup: Panda (Forearm), Hanley Sitting vs. Rays

    Sox lineup vs. TB: Holt 2B, Bogaerts SS, Ortiz DH, Napoli 1B, De Aza LF, Castillo RF, Swihart C, Bradley Jr. CF, Rutledge 3B, Rodriguez LHP...

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  2. Houston Astros May Be Division Favorite After Acquiring Carlos Gomez

    Two seasons ago, the Houston Astros lost 111 games. Now they're in fantastic position to win the AL West title after making their second big deal before the trade deadline...

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  3. Cole Hamels: 'There Is Still a Chance' for Texas Rangers in 2015

    Wearing a blue plaid shirt, a perfectly trimmed beard and bearing thanks for a long career with Philadelphia , Cole Hamels on Friday said he hopes to pitch in “decisive games,” for the Rangers ...

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  4. Introducing the Mets Franchise Misery Index

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  5. Cubs, Dodgers Discussing Alex Wood

    The Cubs and Dodgers are discussing lefty Alex Wood, who was just acquired by Los Angeles, Joel Sherman of the New York Post tweets...

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  6. Texas Rangers Claim Catcher Bobby Wilson on Waivers

    The Texas Rangers have claimed catcher Bobby Wilson on waivers from Tampa Bay , according to multiple reports...

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  7. Marlins Release Jeff Baker

    The Marlins announced that they have released veteran infielder Jeff Baker. The 34-year-old is in the second season of a two-year, $3.7MM deal signed with Miami...

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  8. Ben Revere to Blue Jays: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Center fielder Ben Revere has reportedly been traded from the Philadelphia Phillies to the Toronto Blue Jays for a pair of minor league pitchers. Todd Zolecki of MLB ...

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  9. FanGraphs: Jays Get Lowe to Help Shorten Games

    The reliever that used to average 96 on the fastball is back, and with that rise in velocity has come an unprecedented level of effectiveness on the slider. His now-87-mph slider has never averaged as high of a whiff rate as it has now (22%)...

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  10. Orioles DFA Struggling Bud Norris

    The Orioles have designated pitcher Bud Norris for assignment to create room for outfielder Gerardo Parra on the 25-man roster...

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  11. FanGraphs: Is Gerardo Parra a Changed Man?

    Here's one way to figure the Orioles did well in adding rental Gerardo Parra on Friday — so far this year, he's recorded a 140 wRC+...

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  12. Yankees DFA Jones to Make Room for Ackley

    The Yankees announced they have designated first baseman/outfielder Garrett Jones for assignment. The team also outrighted lefty Chris Capuano and reinstated outfielder Slade Heathcott from the 60-day DL and optioned him to Triple-A...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 14 hours ago 65 reads 0 comments

  13. Cubs Acquire Dan Haren from Marlins: Four Things to Know

    The Marlins continue to tear things down and the Cubs are getting some much needed pitching. The Cubbies have acquired veteran righty Dan Haren from the Marlins, reports Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun Times...

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  14. If Yankees Whiff at MLB Trade Deadline, This Pitcher Could Help Ease the Pain

    The Yankees promoted former All-Star reliever Andrew Bailey from Double-A Trenton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Thursday...

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  15. Report: Jays Stay Busy, Deal for Revere

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  16. Astros' A.J. Hinch First Managed with D-Backs

    The calculated, cerebral facets of running an organization -- building a roster, mingling in a front office -- appeal to Astros manager A.J. Hinch, a Stanford graduate with a psychology degree...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 hours ago 15 reads 0 comments

  17. Twins to Acquire Kevin Jepsen

    The Twins and Rays are in agreement on a trade that will send right-hander Kevin Jepsen to Minnesota, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (on Twitter)...

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  18. Dan Haren to Cubs: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago Cubs have found an answer for their pitching needs, acquiring right-hander Dan Haren from the Miami Marlins on Friday. Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald first reported Haren was being traded to Chicago...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 hours ago 37,047 reads 46 comments

  19. Brewers Claim Preston Guilmet off Waivers from the Dodgers

    Following the trades of Gerardo Parra and Jonathan Broxton today, they found that they had some available roster space available. One of those spots was filled by calling up Tyler Thornburg earlier today...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 15 hours ago 124 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Cubs Land Haren from Marlins for 2 Players

    After watching the big fish go to other teams, the Cubs settled for a rent-a-Marlin at the trade deadline and acquired veteran starter Dan Haren in a trade from Miami on Friday near the trade deadline, according to a source...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 15 hours ago 265 reads 0 comments

  21. White Sox Great Billy Pierce Dead at 88

    Billy Pierce, one of the White Sox 's all-time greats, died Friday morning after a battle with cancer, the team announced. He was 88...

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  22. Travis (Shoulder) Placed on DL; Price Added to Roster

    The Blue Jays placed second baseman Devon Travis on the 15-day disabled list on Friday, and they officially added left-hander David Price to the 25-man roster...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 15 hours ago 84 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB Trade Deadline: Wildest Social Buzz on the Final Day

    Rumors are swirling, and deals are getting done. The MLB trade deadline is set for 4 p.m. ET, but buyers and sellers have been busy all day — not to mention the reporters breaking the news...

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  24. Astros' Jon Singleton to Be Optioned to Make Room for Carlos Gomez

    Jon Singleton is to be optioned Friday to make room for Carlos Gomez on the 25-man roster. It's unknown, though, what the roster move for Mike Fiers, the righty pitcher, will be, or whether Fiers will report Friday and be activated right away...

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  25. Report: Cubs Land Haren from Marlins for Prospects

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