MLB Trade Deadline 2016 Tracker: Live Analysis and Grades for All Notable Deals

Rick Weiner@RickWeinerNYFeatured ColumnistAugust 1, 2016

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig looks on from the dugout during a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Thursday, July 21, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
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Welcome to Bleacher Report's live coverage of the 2016 MLB trade deadline! 

If you haven't been paying attention to the comings and goings in baseball over the past few days, you've missed one heck of a show—and the show continues all day long.

Keep it here as we bring you the latest rumblings from the rumor mill and analysis of the trades that are completed as the official close of business at 4 p.m. ET draws near.


Done Deals

  • New York (NL) announced it acquired OF Jay Bruce from Cincinnati in exchange for IF Dilson Herrera and LHP Max Wotell
  • Los Angeles (NL) announced that it acquired LHP Rich Hill and OF Josh Reddick from Oakland in exchange for RHPs Jharel Cotton, Grant Holmes and Frankie Montas
  • Minnesota announced it acquired RHP Pat Light from Boston in exchange for LHP Fernando Abad
  • San Diego announced it acquired RHP Colin Rea from Miami in exchange for RHP Luis Castillo
  • Milwaukee announced it acquired RHP Phil Bickford and C Andrew Susac from San Francisco in exchange for LHP Will Smith
  • Cleveland announced it acquired OF Brandon Guyer from Tampa Bay in exchange for OF Nathan Lukes and RHP Jhonleider Salinas
  • Texas announced it acquired OF Carlos Beltran from New York (AL) in exchange for RHPs Nick Green, Erik Swanson and Dillon Tate
  • Los Angeles (NL) announced it acquired RHP Jesse Chavez from Toronto in exchange for RHP Mike Bolsinger
  • Houston announced it acquired RHP Lupe Chavez from Toronto in exchange for RHP Scott Feldman.
  • Baltimore announced it acquired IF/OF Steve Pearce from Tampa Bay in exchange for C Jonah Heim
  • Tampa Bay announced it acquired IF Matt Duffy, SS Lucius Fox and RHP Michael Santos from San Francisco in exchange for LHP Matt Moore
  • New York (AL) announced it traded RHP Ivan Nova to Pittsburgh in exchange for two players to be named later
  • Milwaukee announced it acquired OF Lewis Brinson, RHP Luis Ortiz and a player to be named later in exchange for LHP Jeremy Jeffress and C Jonathan Lucroy
  • Pittsburgh announced it acquired LHP Antonio Bastardo from New York (NL) in exchange for LHP Jon Niese
  • Chicago (NL) announced it acquired RHP Joe Smith from Los Angeles (AL) in exchange for RHP Jesus Castillo
  • Los Angeles (AL) announced it acquired RHPs Alex Meyer and Ricky Nolasco from Minnesota in exchange for LHP Alan Busenitz and RHP Hector Santiago
  • Pittsburgh announced it acquired RHP Drew Hutchison from Toronto in exchange for LHP Francisco Liriano, C Reese McGuire and OF Harold Ramirez

Sunday, July 31

  • Baltimore announced it acquired LHP Wade Miley from Seattle in exchange for LHP Ariel Miranda
  • New York (AL) announced it acquired RHP Tyler Clippard from Arizona in exchange for RHP Vicente Campos
  • St. Louis announced it acquired LHP Zach Duke from Chicago (AL) in exchange for OF Charlie Tilson
  • Cleveland announced it acquired LHP Andrew Miller from New York (AL) in exchange for RHP J.P. Feyereisen, OF Clint Frazier, RHP Ben Heller and LHP Justus Sheffield

Saturday, July 30

  • Washington acquires RHP Mark Melancon from Pittsburgh in exchange for LHPs Taylor Hearn and Felipe Rivero
  • Atlanta acquires OF Matt Kemp from San Diego in exchange for 3B Hector Olivera


Let us know your take on all the action in the comments below, and hit me up on Twitter (@RickWeinerBR) with your thoughts if you want to be part of the action on what promises to be a wild, unpredictable deadline day.


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