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DEADLINE DEALING IN NL WEST

DEADLINE DEALING IN NL WEST

The Dodgers and Giants are the only two NL west teams over .500 and they both made significant moves at the trade deadline. The division-leading Dodgers added Mat Latos and Alex¬†Wood to their starting rotation and got some bullpen help with Jim Johnson coming aboard. The Giants added Mike Leake from the Reds. Here’s a […]

POST-DEADLINE, MATSUI AND DAMON CLEAR WAIVERS

POST-DEADLINE, MATSUI AND DAMON CLEAR WAIVERS

The non-waiver trade deadline came and went on July 31st just as it does every year, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that the deals are done. The 7/31 deadline is for making trades without putting a player through the waiver process. Trades can still be made this month, but before they can go through, the […]

TRADE DEADLINE COVERAGE AT MLB.COM

TRADE DEADLINE COVERAGE AT MLB.COM

MLB.com has a page dedicated to the wheelings and dealings associated with the annual non-waiver trade deadline that looms at the end of the month. From the big-time deals such as K-Rod going to the Brewers to the minor deals like the Dodgers signing OF Juan Rivera, all player movement that takes place leading up […]

BREWERS ACQUIRE K-ROD FROM METS

BREWERS ACQUIRE K-ROD FROM METS

Brewers’ GM Doug Melvin got a head start on the trade-deadline frenzy Tuesday, acquiring Mets RP Francisco Rodriguez for two players to be named later. The Brewers are tied with the Cardinals for first place in the NL Central with less than three weeks to go before the annual non-waiver¬†trade deadline. Rodriguez had converted on […]

ELLIS TO ROX STARTS DEADLINE MOVE SEASON

ELLIS TO ROX STARTS DEADLINE MOVE SEASON

The Colorado Rockies took a shot at stabilizing its second base position by acquiring veteran Mark Ellis from the Oakland A’s on Thursday. Ellis, 34, had been with the A’s for nine years but he lost his position to Jemile Weeks recently. The Rockies have employed a small army at 2B this season and haven’t […]

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