Tag "MLB Trades"

MLB Trade Breakdown: White Sox and Dodgers Make a Big Swap

With Opening Day less than a week away, we thought that the offseason was over. But, the Chicago White Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers have made a high-profiled swap, with closer Craig Kimbrel going west for outfielder AJ Pollock.

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Blue Jays and Nationals Swing Deal Involving A Closer

The one piece of the puzzle that can use some improvement is the bullpen, specifically at closer. Per beat writer for the Washington Post Jesse Dougherty, the Jays have acquired Brad Hand from the Nationals.

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Report: Mariners And Astros Make a Swap

While the reporters were observing pregame warmups, there was an odd site in Seattle prior to the game between the Houston Astros and the Seattle Mariners. Astros’ infielder Abraham Toro was having a catch in a Mariners uniform with Mariners catcher Luis Torrens. That prompted the reporters to start digging.

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MLB Trade Market Status Ahead of July 30 Deadline

The 2021 MLB Trade Deadline is set for July 30, a date that’s much different than what it was in 2020. It’s a return to normalcy. Still, the sharp increase in players on the IL compared to past years is bound to add a fascinating twist to the equation. 

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Trade Packages for Mike Clevinger

In case you did not know, the Cleveland Indians are pissed off at Mike Clevinger and Zach Plesac.

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Don’t Rule out a Bartolo Colon Comeback

Is Bartolo Colon done? Not so fast. The 46-year-old has been working out in the Dominican Republic.

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What Teams Need To Give Up To Land Noah Syndergaard

There was a lot of expectations in Flushing this year: Wilson Ramos, Jed Lowrie, Robinson Cano, with a Cy Young deGrom, the Mets looked to be a force in that heavy National League East. Unfortunately, the familiar injury bug and some players not living up to expectations have them in fourth place. They have said Noah Syndergaard is available, and a few teams could use an ace quality pitcher like him. He won’t come cheap; The Mets will look to rebuild their franchise as a result of trading him. Here’s what some teams may need to give up to land the Syndergaard.

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Now Is The Perfect Time To Get And Trade Bo Bichette

After trading Eric Sogard to Tampa Bay on Sunday, Toronto wasted no time in calling up über-prospect Bo Bichette, who was actually pulled from the Triple-A game he was playing for Buffalo.

Such was Toronto’s anxiety to get its last shinning youngin’ to the Majors, and such should be yours to make him available to suitors in case you happen to have him in your fantasy team or are still able to acquire him in case he’s still free out there.

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Chicago Cubs Not So Minor Additions

With the trade deadline approaching rapidly, Theo Epstein and the Chicago Cubs needed a response from their 2016 World Series MVP Ben Zobrist. They needed to know whether or not he would be returning to the team. This season has been rough on the veteran as he took an extended leave of absence due to personal life issues.

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Mike Hazen needs to cash in on Greinke and Ray.

As we approach the trade deadline Mike Hazen and the Arizona Diamondbacks are in a bit of a bind. The Diamondbacks find themselves at 52-51 3.5 games back of the 2nd place in the National League Wild Card race.

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