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Toronto Sun 1 hour ago
Breaking down Blue Jays' trade for David Price

Breaking down Blue Jays' trade for David Price

Lefty David Price was 22 the first time we saw him.
Baltimore Sun 11 hours ago

David Price's trade to the Blue Jays is more bad news for the Orioles

Say this for the Toronto Blue Jays: they're going for it.
Grand Rapids Press 8 hours ago

Newly acquired left-hander Daniel Norris to start Sunday for Detroit Tigers

Dave Dombrowski said the Tigers debated between starting Norris and starting Matt Boyd, another pitcher they obtained Thursday. The Detroit Tigers have acquired left-hander Daniel Norris from the Toronto Blue Jays.AP Photo  BALTIMORE -- The trade of David Price left the...
Toronto Sun 2 hours ago

Blue Jays GM says David Price's future 'not our focus'

The deal for David Price appears to be your classic rental, as the gifted lefty is eligible for free agency at the end of the season.
Joel Sherman / New York Post 11 hours ago

The new Yankees mindset that made them balk at David Price

The Yankees faced another Max Scherzer moment, coincidentally with the man, David Price, who replaced Scherzer as the Tigers’ ace. Scherzer was available in free agency last offseason, and the...
Brewers trade Carlos Gomez, Mike Fiers to Astros for 4 prospects

Brewers trade Carlos Gomez, Mike Fiers to Astros for 4 prospects

The Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to trade centerfielder Carlos Gomez and right-hander Mike Fiers to Houston for four minor-league prospects, the team announced.
Newark Star-Ledger 4 hours ago

Mets GM Sandy Alderson explains why Mets wouldn't trade for Carlos Gomez and Houston Astros would

NEW YORK -- For Sandy Alderson, there was no words to mince after the player the Mets would not trade for was traded after all. The club did not go through with a trade Wednesday night for Carlos Gomez after...

Chris Sale stumbles, White Sox tumble as winning streak snapped at seven

BOSTON - The White Sox's longest winning streak since 2012 sputtered to an end at the hands of the unlikeliest of players Thursday night at Fenway Park.
Chicago Tribune 37 mins ago

Chris Sale, Robin Ventura on the White Sox's loss to Boston

Chris Sale and Robin Ventura on the White Sox's loss to the Red Sox.
The Republican 2 hours ago

Boston Red Sox' Steven Wright outduels White Sox ace Chris Sale in 8-2 win

Steven Wright had one of his best outings for the Boston Red Sox as they beat Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox Thursday.
Northwest Herald 1 hour ago

Red Sox rock Sale to snap White Sox streak

BOSTON – Steven Wright and the slumping Red Sox looked like a long shot against Chris Sale and the surging White Sox on Thursday night.
philly.com 1 hour ago
Cole Hamels trade still not final, leads to awkwardness at ballpark

Cole Hamels trade still not final, leads to awkwardness at ballpark

The corner locker stall long occupied by Cole Hamels remained untouched Thursday afternoon, a day after the Phillies agreed to trade their ace pitcher to the Texas Rangers for five prospects.
philly.com 5 hours ago

Ben Revere could be on trade block

The Phillies already cashed in on by far their biggest trade chip in Cole Hamels, but they could still make a lesser move or two before Friday's 4 p.m. trade deadline.
New York Post 11 hours ago

Yankees lose Michael Pineda to DL with forearm strain

ARLINGTON, Texas — Cole Hamels went from Philadelphia to Texas. David Price split Detroit for Toronto. And Michael Pineda traveled a road that transported arguably the Yankees’ top starter to...
philly.com 2 hours ago

Aaron Nola has big role to fill as Phillies' ace

In the locker to the right of where the new ace of the Phillies' pitching staff was sitting, everything was still in its place: Cole Hamels' nameplate, Cole Hamels' clothes, Cole Hamels' shoes. The eight-player trade consummated late Wednesday night, send
News-Herald 14 hours ago
Cleveland Indians trade Brandon Moss to St. Louis Cardinals

Cleveland Indians trade Brandon Moss to St. Louis Cardinals

The Indians on July 30 traded outfielder/first basemen Brandon Moss to the St. Louis Cardinals for minor league pitching prospect Rob Kaminsky, although the Indians have not confirmed the trade. Kaminsky was a first round pick in 2013 and was the Cardinals' No. 5 prospect at the start of the 2015 season, according to Baseball America.
Plain Dealer 15 hours ago

Cleveland Indians trade Brandon Moss to Cardinals for lefty Rob Kaminsky

SAN FRANCISCO - The short and disappointing union between the Indians and Brandon Moss is over. The Indians traded Moss to St. Louis on Thursday morning for left-hander Rob Kaminsky, the Cardinals' No.1 draft pick in 2013. In the last...
Akron Beacon Journal 14 hours ago

Indians trade Brandon Moss to St. Louis Cardinals for LHP Rob Kaminsky

The Indians Thursday morning completed a deal with the St. Louis Cardinals, sending outfielder Brandon Moss in exchange for left-handed pitching prospect Rob Kaminsky. Moss had been the power bat the Indians were looking for when they acquired him this offseason but has struggled as of late. He’s...
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago

Cleveland Indians expected to recall Lonnie Chisenhall after trading Brandon Moss, David Murphy

Third baseman Lonnie Chisenhall could rejoin the Indians in a utility role. He's been playing some outfield at Class AAA Columbus and played a little first base with the Indians last year.
Miller gives up walk off for Yankees’ second straight loss

Miller gives up walk off for Yankees’ second straight loss

On the day a division rival made its second blockbuster trade of the week, the Yankees settled for a minor addition and a second straight loss. Despite two home runs from Mark Teixeira, the Yankees lost to the Rangers 7-6 tonight in Texas. Closer Andrew Miller gave up a two-out, walk-off single in the ninth […] The post Miller gives up walk off for Yankees’ second straight loss appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Red Reporter 27 mins ago
Reds trade Mike Leake to Giants

Reds trade Mike Leake to Giants

Going back to Cali, Cali. On the eve of the trade deadline (depending upon which time zone you're in), the Cincinnati Reds agreed to trade P Mike Leake to the San Francisco Giants, according to CBS's Jon Heyman. mike leake goes to giants — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) July 31, 2015 The Giants will reportedly send RHP Keury Mella to the Reds in exchange for Leake, and he's no slouch of a prospect.  Baseball America ranked him as the 4th best prospect in the Giants' system prior to the 2015 season, and the 21 year old has backed that up by pitching to a 3.31 ERA, 1.13 WHIP, and 9.1...
Giants Extra | San Jose Mercury News 6 mins ago

Giants bolster rotation, acquire Mike Leake

ARLINGTON, Texas – The Giants landed a pitcher they have long coveted and know well Thursday night, acquiring right-hander Mike Leake from the Cincinnati Reds for pitching prospect Keury Mella and Triple-A third baseman Adam Duvall. Leake is expected to… Continue Reading → The post Giants bolster...
Cincinnati.com 4 hours ago

Reds still holding out for 1 trade as deadline nears

Potential landing spots for Mike Leake keep getting filled         
Newark Star-Ledger 9 hours ago

Yankees place Michael Pineda on 15-day disabled list with forearm strain

CC Sabathia will instead pitch in his spot Thursday
Newsday 50 mins ago

Josh Hamilton gives Rangers walk-off 7-6 victory over Yankees

CC Sabathia did nothing to alleviate the Yankees' concerns about their rotation.
Dodgers load up on pitching

Dodgers load up on pitching

The first-place Los Angeles Dodgers bolstered their pitching staff on the eve of the trade deadline, completing a 13-player deal with the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins on Thursday that sent two starters and two relievers to the NL West leader.
philly.com 1 hour ago

Phillies' Jake Diekman has his bags packed

The lefthander dressed for the Phillies against the Braves. but is ready to go to Texas when he gets word trade is official.
philly.com 2 hours ago

Aaron Harang sharp as Phillies top Braves

Aaron Harang was supposed to drive the Northeast Extension on Thursday morning and pitch in Allentown. The plan called for Harang to make a rehab start with triple-A Lehigh Valley before joining the Phillies. But the team's plans were expedited.
Gaslamp Ball 5 hours ago

Justin Upton Is The Series MVP For The Padres Against The Mets

Justin Upton Is The Series MVP For The Padres Against The Mets Another series, another series win. This is getting nice for the Padres. In the last series, the Padres Bullpen won the Series MVP by 1 vote with 40% over Matt Kemp at 38%. In this series, it was one man. Justin Upton is the Padres Series MVP against the New York Mets. Batters Game 1 Game 2 Game 3 Total Almonte 4 0 0 4 Alonso 1 12 5 18 Amarista -2 -1 0 -3 Barmes X 0 -3 -3 Gyorko -4 1 0 -3 Hedges X 2 0 2 Kemp -2 6 7 11 Norris 0 X 25 25 Solarte 0 16 2 18 J. Upton -5 13 13 21 M. Upton...
South Side Sox 7 hours ago

The White Sox are rumored to be in on Cespedes, Justin Upton

In a complete 180 from earlier this week, the Sox are rumored to be in the market. For Upton and Cespedes. Buying. Yes, buying. What a difference a seven game winning streak will make.  The White Sox are rumored to be in the market and looking for hitters.  Earlier this week, the Sox were rumored...
Fish Bytes | Miami Herald 13 hours ago

Latos, Morse still with Marlins as of Thursday morning, trade rumored to be imminent

Mat Latos and Michael Morse were still in the Marlins clubhouse as the team prepared for its 12:10 p.m. game against the Nationals Thursday afternoon. But according to reports and tweets by MLB.com, a three-team trade that would send the...
McCovey Chronicles 13 hours ago

Where do you want Michael Morse to end up?

A thought experiment You are the emperor of the baseball universe. Congratulations! It's quite the accomplishment. But sadly, there's also a baseball congress and a baseball parliament and a baseball president and a baseball hegemon and a baseball pope and a baseball anti-pope, so your powers...
Houston Chronicle 1 hour ago

Jason Castro’s walkoff three-run homer in ninth inning powers Astros to sweep of Angels

With the crowd dancing in the stands, Jason Castro jogged toward home, tossed his helmet in the air and then ventured into the mob of Astros teammates surrounding the plate waiting to celebrate his walk-off blast. Then the Astros pummeled Castro and tugged at his jersey until they ripped it off completely as they moved […]
CSN Washington 14 hours ago

Papelbon aiming for saves record, hopes to co-exist with Storen

New Nats closer Jonathan Papelbon addressed several subjects on Wednesday, including why he waived his no-trade clause and what his presence now means for Drew Storen.

Twinsights: New father Trevor Plouffe not expected back until Saturday

Twins third baseman Trevor Plouffe isn’t expected to return until Saturday after his wife Olivia gave birth to the couple’s first child late Wednesday night in the Twin Cities. Theodore Winston James Plouffe  (18 1/2 inches long) was born at 11:32 pm. Olivia Plouffe was induced at 7 a.m., so it was a long day for the whole Plouffe family. Twins manager Paul Molitor said there “might be an outside chance” Plouffe would return to the lineup by Friday night but he was mindful of not putting any pressure on the valuable slugger. Rookie Miguel Sano replaced Plouffe at third […] The post...
Houston Chronicle 5 hours ago

Angels get Mike Trout back for series finale against Astros

Reigning American League MVP Mike Trout, who missed the first two games of the three-game series against the Astros with a left wrist injury, returned to the Angels’ lineup for the series finale Thursday. Trout, who was out with the left wrist inflammation he suffered attempting a catch Sunday, was put in the lineup after […]

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Cards see 'upside' and needed thump in Moss

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Two things happened pretty soon after the Yankees second consecutive loss: They sent one starting pitcher to the hospital, and watched yet another be traded elsewhere. Following tonight’s five runs in five-plus innings, CC Sabathia showed symptoms of dehydration and was sent to an area hospital on the recommendation of trainer Steve Donohue. Sabathia will […] The post Postgame notes: “That’s the only thing you could do” appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.
Plain Dealer 5 mins ago

Cleveland Indians strike early, Carlos Carrasco throws two-hitter in 3-1 win over A's

The Indians have received three straight complete games from Carlos Carrasco, Corey Kluber and Trevor Bauer. It's the first time the Indians have done that since 1994.
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Knuckler finally the Wright stuff

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When the Red Sox think of having a stopper in their starting rotation, Steven Wright is at least fifth, if not further, down that list.The 30-year-old knuckleballer, however, made the type of start the Sox were desperate for last night, as they snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Chicago White Sox, 8-2, at Fenway Park.

Nonprofit chosen to relocate ‘Up’ house

A nonprofit group has come forward to relocate Ballard's so-called "Up" house, once owned by Edith Macefield and a target for demolition in favor of new development for at least about a decade.

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