Hector Santiago took the mound at Angel Stadium at 6:07 p.m. Saturday night. His name swirling in trade rumors for weeks, it would not have been a surprise if he exited prematurely, before his allotment of pitches ran out. Ultimately, the Angels’ penultimate game before Monday’s trade deadline...
Full disclosure: When the rumor surfaced Saturday, I scoffed. I didn’t think the Atlanta Braves would trade for Matt Kemp because I didn’t think they’d be…
The San Diego Padres have already shipped out several high-profile players this season, and outfielder Matt Kemp could be next. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, sources confirmed ESPN's Jim Bowden's report that the Padres are shopping Kemp and that the Atlanta Braves are among the interested teams. More to follow. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
High-profile targets abound as MLB inches toward the Monday trade deadline. The Aroldis Chapman deal was a fun way to start. The San Diego Padres shipping away Andrew Cashner, Colin Rea and Tayron Guerrero to the Miami Marlins for prospects...Show More Summary
July 31's falling on a Sunday has proven good fortune for MLB general managers, as it's given them an extra 24 hours to jostle for moves on a trade deadline that seems destined to either shift the sport's paradigm or go out with a whimper. What's clear is that there isn't a lack of rumors. Show More Summary
The New York Yankees are considering trading catcher Brian McCann ahead of Monday's Aug. 1 trade deadline, though no deal is imminent. Continue for updates. Yankees Could Become Sellers, Trade McCann Saturday, July 30 Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball reported the news. Show More Summary
Only a few days remain before the MLB trade deadline Monday. Yet there are probably still a couple front offices around the league surveying the market and the tight-knit playoff race to determine whether they should be buyers or sellers leading up to Aug. Show More Summary
The 2016 MLB trade deadline is now just two days away, and as the rumors continue to pour in we start to get a better idea of who will be on the move ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver deadline. Predicting how the deadline will play outShow More Summary
The 2016 MLB trade deadline is rapidly approaching and front offices around the league are being forced to make final decisions about whether to buy or sell before Aug. 1. It's a decision complicated by the hotly contested playoff races in both leagues. There are still six teams with a realistic shot of claiming the two wild-card berths in the NL. Show More Summary
Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez is one of the most intriguing names being talked about leading up to the Aug. 1 trade deadline. The door may be open for other teams to get involved in the sweepstakes, with Jerry...Show More Summary
The MLB trade rumors are coming quickly with only days remaining until the Aug. 1 non-waiver deadline. A few marquee deals have already been finalized. With what is a shallow free-agent class, teams might feel extra pressure to be aggressive...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball's August 1 trade deadline is just hours away as the transaction market is expected to heat up very soon. Contending teams that are looking for a final piece to get them over the hump in terms of a playoff push will get one last chance to add a big asset. Show More Summary
As rumors swirled Friday about possible deals in which the Dodgers would acquire outfielder Jay Bruce from the Cincinnati Reds and trade away outfielder Yasiel Puig, Dodgers owner Mark Walter said the team’s baseball operations department has not alerted him to a pending trade of Puig. “I don’t...
The LA Dodgers inch toward the MLB trade deadline with a lot to think about.
SEE? pic.twitter.com/3fRo4ynJlr — Twinkie Town (@TwinkieTown) July 29, 2016 We take scoreboards for granted. They’re the Xzibit of the sports world. Ey dawg, I heard you like sports, so we put the news and scores of other games and put them in your game. Show More Summary
Sources say the Twins need a new scoreboard operator.
Pittsburgh Pirates closer Mark Melancon is reportedly generating interest from "multiple teams" ahead of the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline. Continue for updates. Several Factors In Play For Melancon's Availability Friday, July 29 Ken...Show More Summary
It's all about the pitching on the MLB trade rumors market. The Chicago Cubs kicked off the festivities with the addition of Aroldis Chapman. It was a surefire sign the march to the deadline would be a wild one with major names headed...Show More Summary
The rumors are flying quickly as we approach the Aug. 1 MLB trade deadline, and some big names could be on the move. There aren't a lot of teams looking to sell compared to past seasons. It appears more teams are convinced they can make a run at the playoffs and would rather be buyers or just stay put. Show More Summary
The 2016 MLB trade deadline is approaching quickly, and teams are scrambling to fill their biggest needs. The non-waiver trade deadline is August 1 this year, pushed back a day from the usual deadline due to the fact that July 31 falls...Show More Summary