MLB Trade Deadline

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This Week In Baseball: Winners & Losers Of The MLB Trade Deadline

Trade deadline day/week has come and gone, which means it’s time for an early look at who won/lost with their acquisitions.


BOSTON, MA - JUNE 25: Tommy Hunter #29 of the Baltimore Orioles pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the ninth inning in a game at Fenway Park on June 25, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Cubs Acquire Reliever Hunter From Orioles For Lake

MILWAUKEE (AP) The Chicago Cubs got some help for their bullpen Friday, acquiring Tommy Hunter from the Baltimore Orioles for outfielder Junior Lake. Hunter was 2 -2 with a 3.63 ERA in 39 appearances for […]


CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 26: Marc Rzepczynski #35 of the Cleveland Indians pitches against the Chicago White Sox during the ninth inning of their game on July 26, 2015 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. The White Sox defeated the Indians 2-1.

Indians Send Reliever Rzepczynski To Padres

CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians have made their third trade this week, sending left-handed reliever Marc Rzepczynski to the San Diego Padres for outfielder Abraham Almonte. Rzepczynski went 2-3 with a 4.43 ERA in 45 games […]

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 30: J.A. Happ #33 of the Seattle Mariners delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the first inning of the game on July 30, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Pirates Acquire Starter J.A. Happ From Mariners

CINCINNATI (AP) After making two moves to upgrade an already solid bullpen, the Pittsburgh Pirates added depth to their rotation on Friday by acquiring J.A. Happ from Seattle for minor-league pitcher Adrian Sampson. The Pirates […]

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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 30: Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies smiles on the base path after a foul ball in the first inning during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park on July 30, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 4-1.

Phillies Trade Revere To Blue Jays

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Ben Revere was there to see Troy Tulowitzki make his debut with the Toronto Blue Jays and bat leadoff for the first time in his career. Now, he’s probably taking his spot. The […]

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SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 24: Dan Haren #15 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 24, 2015 in San Diego, California.

Haren Dealt By Marlins To Cubs For 2 Minor Leaguers

MIAMI (AP) Right-hander Dan Haren has been acquired by the Chicago Cubs from the Miami Marlins. As part of Friday’s deal, Miami is sending cash to the Cubs tocover part of Haren’s $11 million salary. […]

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BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 30: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers runs to home and scores on a J.D. Martinez #28 (not pictured) double in the first inning during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 30, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Mets Add Hitting Help, Trade For Detroit’s Cespedes

NEW YORK (AP) The Mets acquired slugging outfielderYoenis Cespedes from Detroit on Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes. Cespedes hit .293 with 18 […]

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SEATTLE, WA - JULY 11: Relief pitcher Mark Lowe #57 of the Seattle Mariners is congratulated by catcher Mike Zunino #3 after defeating the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 5-0 at Safeco Field on July 11, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.

Seattle Sends Reliever Mark Lowe To Toronto

SEATTLE (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays have kept up their postseason push by acquiring veteran reliever Mark Lowefrom the Seattle Mariners for three left-handed pitchers. The trade took place Friday ahead of baseball’s deadline for […]

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ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 31: David Price #14 of the Detroit Tigers reacts after the run of Grant Green #10 of the Los Angeles Angels to tie the score 1-1 during the fifth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 31, 2015 in Anaheim, California.

Price’s Toronto Arrival Delayed By Flat Tire

TORONTO (AP) David Price‘s arrival in Toronto has been delayed by a flat tire, a story that played out on Twitter with Blue Jays fans offering to rescue the stranded pitcher. The former AL Cy […]

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ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JULY 29: Pitcher Joakim Soria #38 of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with catcher James McCann #34 of the Detroit Tigers following the Tigers' 2-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on July 29, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

Pirates Get Reliever Soria From Tigers For Minor Leaguer

CINCINNATI (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates made another move to upgrade their bullpen on Thursday night, acquiring right-hander Joakim Soria from the Detroit Tigers for a minor leaguer. The 31-year-old Soria was 3-1 with 23 saves […]

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 28: Carlos Gomez #27 of the Milwaukee Brewers dives into home plate to score a run against the San Francisco Giants during the first inning at AT&T Park on July 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California.

Gomez Traded To Astros After Mets Deal Falls Through

HOUSTON (AP) The Astros have added another bat to their lineup as they make a push for the postseason, acquiring two-time All-Star outfielder Carlos Gomez from the Milwaukee Brewers. Houston also received right-hander Mike Fiers […]

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MILWAUKEE, WI - JUNE 26: Jonathan Broxton #51 of the Milwaukee Brewers pitches during the ninth inning against the Minnesota Twins during the Interleague game at Miller Park on June 26, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Cardinals Get Reliever Jonathan Broxton From Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Milwaukee Brewers, supplementing their bullpen with another veteran. The NL Central-leading Cardinals sent minor league outfielder Malik Collymore to their division rivals. […]

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