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Sports Illustrated Aug 31, 2017

The Angels Give Mike Trout the Help He Needs by Acquiring Justin Upton From Tigers

The Angels needed a player to help protect Mike Trout, so they went out and acquired Justin Upton from the Tigers in one of the most shocking August trades in recent memory.
MLB Trade Rumors Aug 21, 2017

Melvin Upton Requests & Receives Release From Giants

The Giants have released veteran outfielder Melvin Upton after he requested his release, as Jon Heyman of Fan Rag first reported on Twitter. Upton, it seems, is hopeful of catching on with a contender down the stretch. Upton, who turns 33 today, caught on with the Giants in early April after he was released by…
KFFL Aug 21, 2017

Giants | Melvin Upton released by Giants

San Francisco Giants OF Melvin Upton Jr. was released Monday, August 21.
CSN Bay Area Aug 21, 2017

Report: Upton opts out of deal with Giants

Melvin Upton Jr. is reportedly moving on.The outfielder opted out of his minor-league deal with the Giants, according to Jon Heyman.Melvin Upton

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