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Rays ace Tyler Glasnow likely to have Tommy John surgery
Tyler Glasnow is expecting to get a recommendation from doctors next week to have Tommy John surgery that would keep him out the rest of this season and possibly next year.
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Brewers’ Strickland, Cousins positive for COVID-19
Brewers pitchers Jake Cousins and Hunter Strickland tested positive for COVID-19 and will be placed in quarantine in the latest cases to affect the NL Central leaders.
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Mets’ Jacob deGrom has arm inflammation, out at least 2 more weeks
Mets ace Jacob deGrom is being shut down for at two more weeks because of inflammation in his right arm, making it unlikely he'll rejoin the NL East leaders before September.
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White Sox get closer Kimbrel from Cubs for Madrigal, Heuer
The White Sox acquired closer Craig Kimbrel from the crosstown Cubs, a move that should give the AL Central leaders a fearsome bullpen for their playoff push.
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Giants land Kris Bryant from Cubs just before deadline
The first-place Giants made a big splash just before the trade deadline, acquiring star slugger Kris Bryant from the Cubs for two minor leaguers.
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Cardinals get veteran lefty Jon Lester from rebuilding Nationals
The Nationals send veteran left-hander Jon Lester to the Cardinals at the deadline.
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Mets get Báez, Williams from Cubs for outfield prospect
The Mets acquired flashy shortstop Javier Baez and pitcher Trevor Williams from the Cubs for outfield prospect Pete Crow-Armstrong.
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Nationals trade Gomes, Harrison to A’s amid big overhaul
The Nationals kept wheeling and dealing, trading catcher Yan Gomes and utilityman Josh Harrison to the Oakland Athletics for three minor leaguers on Friday.
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Dodgers receive Scherzer, Turner from Nationals
The Dodgers pulled off a monster deal for Max Scherzer and Trea Turner, getting the dynamic duo from the Nationals shortly before the deadline.
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Indians trade Rosario to Braves for Sandoval
The Indians made their second significant trade in two days, sending outfielder Eddie Rosario to the Braves for infielder Pablo Sandoval.
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Starlin Castro banned 30 games under MLB policy; Nats to release him
Nationals infielder Starlin Castro has been suspended for 30 games without pay and fined an undisclosed amount for violating MLB's policy on domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.
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Twins trade 2-time All-Star pitcher José Berríos to Toronto
The playoff-chasing Toronto Blue Jays won the pursuit for All-Star pitcher Jose Berrios, acquiring the Minnesota right-hander for two minor leaguers on Friday.
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Griffey, Biggio, Glavine elected to HOF board of directors
The three Hall-of-Famers will take on bigger roles with the organization.
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Mariners acquire RHP Diego Castillo from Rays for two players
The Mariners quickly filled a hole of their own creation in their bullpen.
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Dodgers get Royals left-hander Danny Duffy for playoff push
Duffy will return home to Southern California to assist in the Dodgers' division push.
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Mariners’ Santiago banned 80 games for positive drug test
This is Santiago's second suspension of the season.
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Yankees acquire Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo
The Yankees acquired Anthony Rizzo and cash for prospects in their second major trade this week for desperately needed left-handed bats.
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Indians’ Terry Francona stepping down due to physical health issues
Indians manager Terry Francona is stepping down for the remainder of this season to address some lingering health issues.
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Cubs deal righty reliever Tepera to crosstown White Sox
Tepera should be a reliable bullpen presence for the contending White Sox.
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AL East-leading Red Sox get Schwarber in trade with Nats
Schwarber was on a historic home run stretch but has been on the IL for most of July.
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Boone: Yankees a ‘lot better’ with Gallo
The Yankees have answered questions about how they would proceed heading into the trade deadline.
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Indians trade Cesar Hernandez to White Sox
The Indians probably can't catch the White Sox, so they're helping their AL Central rival.
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Blue Jays get closer Brad Hand from Nats
The Blue Jays acquired closer Brad Hand from Washington, getting some bullpen help from a skidding Nationals team that has turned into a trade-deadline seller.
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Report: Yankees reach deal to get Joey Gallo from Rangers
All-Star slugger Joey Gallo is headed to the Bronx to give the Yankees some much-needed punch from the left side.
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Brewers add All-Star 3B Eduardo Escobar in trade with Diamondbacks
The Brewers acquired All-Star third baseman Eduardo Escobar from the Diamondbacks for two prospects.
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Reds acquire Mychal Givens from Rockies for 2 prospects
The Reds kept adding arms to their struggling bullpen by acquiring right-hander Mychal Givens from the Rockies for two pitching prospects.
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4 Nationals players, 8 staffers test positive, game vs. Phillies postponed
Four Nationals players and eight staffers have tested positive for COVID-19, forcing MLB to postpone their game against the Phillies.
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Marte traded by Marlins to Athletics for Luzardo
The Athletics are in playoff contention, and Starling Marte is their midseason reward.
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Yankees send relievers Cessa, Wilson to Reds for PTBNL
The Yankees traded relievers Luis Cessa and Justin Wilson to the Reds late for a player to be named.
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Nationals’ Trea Turner tests positive for COVID-19, exits game
Nationals shortstop Trea Turner left the game against the Phillies in the first inning after testing positive for COVID-19.
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Astros, Mariners pull off trade while facing one another
The Astros have landed one of the top relievers in baseball, acquiring right-hander Kendall Graveman from the Mariners in an odd intra-division trade.
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Brewers’ Christian Yelich on COVID-19 list after positive test
Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich has tested positive for COVID-19 and is showing mild symptoms.
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Nationals’ Stephen Strasburg to have season-ending surgery
Stephen Strasburg will have season-ending neck surgery, Nationals manager Dave Martinez said, ending another frustrating year for Washington's 2019 World Series hero.
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Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave extended through Aug 6
Trevor Bauer's administrative leave was extended by MLB and the players' association while investigators check into sexual misconduct allegations.
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Kyle Gibson would benefit from change of scenery
Colin Henderson dissects Texas Rangers SP Kyle Gibson's recent struggles and explains why fantasy managers should be patient with him considering his history.
Henderson: Buy low on Carlos Correa, if you can
Colin Henderson breaks down Houston Astros SS Carlos Correa's rough July and suggests fantasy managers should try and trade for him before he rounds back into form.
Exercise patience with Taijuan Walker
Colin Henderson advises fantasy managers to remain patient with New York Mets SP Taijuan Walker despite his recent struggles.
Arrow pointing up on Dylan Carlson's second half
Colin Henderson believes St Louis Cardinals OF Dylan Carlson is poised for a strong second half to the MLB season.
Henderson: Gonsolin should be rostered more
Colin Henderson makes the case for why Los Angeles Dodgers SP Tony Gonsolin should be added to more fantasy rosters.
Frazier's production should increase after trade
Christopher Crawford feels Adam Frazier's fantasy production should increase after being dealt to the San Diego Padres.
Greg Allen a solid short-term option for fantasy
Christopher Crawford says Yankees outfielder Greg Allen is a good short-term option for fantasy managers in need of a quick fix in their lineups.
Josiah Gray still has upside despite poor ERA
Josiah Gray may not be wowing fantasy managers since being called up, but Christopher Crawford explains why fantasy managers shouldn't give up on him just yet.
Yankees’ Aaron Judge takes BP, nearing return from COVID-19
Aaron Judge and Kyle Higashioka took another step in returning from the COVID-19 injured list by taking batting practice at Steinbrenner Field.
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Soler still has fantasy value despite struggles
Despite an underwhelming season from Kansas City Royals slugger Jorge Soler, Christopher Crawford says he still has fantasy value for managers amidst his struggles.
Managers should add Jon Gray before he's dealt
Christopher Crawford explains why fantasy managers should be eager to add Colorado Rockies pitcher Jon Gray ahead of the MLB trade deadline.
Pirates trade All-Star 2B Adam Frazier to Padres
The Pirates have traded All-Star second baseman Adam Frazier to the playoff-contending Padres for three minor leaguers.
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Jonathan India thriving as leadoff hitter for Reds
D.J. Short explains that Jonathan India is making a push for NL ROY and is showing that he has the potential to a mainstay in mixed league rosters for the next several years.
Dodgers place Mookie Betts on IL with hip inflammation
The Dodgers placed All-Star right fielder Mookie Betts on the 10-day injured list with right hip inflammation.
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Mets newcomer Rich Hill expected to start Sunday vs. Toronto
Mets newcomer Rich Hill is expected to make his debut for the NL East leaders on Sunday when New York plays Toronto at Citi Field.
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Nationals’ Max Scherzer scratched with triceps discomfort
Nationals ace Max Scherzer was scratched from his start at Baltimore with what the team described as mild right triceps discomfort.
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