Diamondbacks | Open to dealing Addison Reed, others
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:16:11 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks are open to dealing RP Addison Reed, and they are also listening to offers on 2B Aaron Hill, RP Oliver Perez and, for the right offer, OF Martin Prado and SP Josh Collmenter.
Diamondbacks | Jordan Pacheco activated
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:17:08 -0700
The Arizona Diamondbacks have activated C/INF Jordan Pacheco (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list. The team has also released 1B Nick Evans.
Braves | Checking out Bartolo Colon
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:41:11 -0700
The Atlanta Braves sent a scout to watch New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon make his start Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Braves were one of several teams checking out the veteran hurler.
Orioles | Preston Guilmet recalled
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:38:42 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles recalled RP Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk Monday, July 28, and placed SP T.J. McFarland on the bereavement list in a corresponding move.
Boston Red Sox
Red Sox | Open to dealing John Lackey, Jon Lester
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:11:19 -0700
Updating a previous report, the Boston Red Sox are open to trading both SPs John Lackey and Jon Lester for the right returns, a source said Monday, July 28.
Red Sox | Not looking to trade for Matt Kemp
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:16:59 -0700
The Boston Red Sox are not looking to trade for Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp at the moment, a source confirmed Monday, July 28.
Cubs | Emilio Bonifacio drawing interest
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:52:14 -0700
Chicago Cubs 2B/OF Emilio Bonifacio is drawing interest from other clubs leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.
Cubs | James Russell, Wesley Wright might be dealt
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:51:22 -0700
The Chicago Cubs might still trade RPs James Russell or Wesley Wright before the trade deadline. Both pitchers are free agents after the 2015 season.
Cubs | Might look to deal Nate Schierholtz
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:50:47 -0700
The Chicago Cubs might look to trade OF Nate Schierholtz. However, he has had an off year and the deal might wait until he clears waivers in August.
Cubs | Likely to keep Chris Coghlan
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:50:03 -0700
The Chicago Cubs are expected to keep OF Chris Coghlan, rather than dealing him at the trade deadline, as it is believed they need outfielders next year who can hit more than a second-tier prospect.
Cubs | Darwin Barney traded
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:04:59 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have traded 2B Darwin Barney to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a player to be named later.
Indians | Jorge Martinez released
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:31:21 -0700
Cleveland Indians SS Jorge Martinez was released Monday, July 28.
Rockies | Troy Tulowitzki unlikely to be dealt
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:22:03 -0700
Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki is unlikely to be traded, despite several teams calling to express interest.
Japanese League | Nick Evans headed overseas
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:39:17 -0700
Free-agent 1B Nick Evans (Diamondbacks) will sign in the Japanese League, and he leaves Tuesday, July 29.
Kansas City Royals
Royals | Brett Hayes cut
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:15:17 -0700
Kansas City Royals C Brett Hayes was designated for assignment Monday, July 28.
Royals | Erik Kratz acquired
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:53:34 -0700
The Kansas City Royals acquired C Erik Kratz from the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, July 28.
Royals | Liam Hendriks acquired
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:46:38 -0700
The Kansas City Royals acquired SP Liam Hendriks from the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, July 28, according to a source. It's unknown what the Blue Jays received in return.
Los Angeles Dodgers
Dodgers | Darwin Barney added
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:08:57 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired 2B Darwin Barney from the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named later.
Marlins | Jake Marisnick recalled
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:32:49 -0700
Miami Marlins OF Jake Marisnick was recalled from Triple-A New Orleans Monday, July 28, and C J.T. Realmuto was optioned to New Orleans in a corresponding move.
Brewers | Nick Delmonico suspended
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:19:47 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers 3B Nick Delmonico was suspended for 50 games after testing positive for amphetamines. He was playing for Single-A Brevard County.
New York Yankees
Yankees | Interested in Justin Ruggiano
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:53:03 -0700
The New York Yankees have shown an interest in Chicago Cubs OF Justin Ruggiano, but they were rebuffed.
Yankees | Zoilo Almonte recalled, Jeff Francis cut
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:18:25 -0700
New York Yankees OF Zoilo Almonte was recalled from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Monday, July 28, and SP Jeff Francis was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.
Athletics | Kenny Wilson cut
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:36:20 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Kenny Wilson was designated for assignment Monday, July 28.
Athletics | Craig Gentry to DL
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:50:46 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Craig Gentry (hand) was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday, July 28. OF Billy Burns was recalled from Double-A Midland in a corresponding move.
Athletics | Billy Burns being recalled
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:24:21 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Billy Burns will be recalled by the team. He has 51 stolen bases this year at Double-A Midland.
Phillies | Marlon Byrd could approve deal
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:18:02 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Marlon Byrd had four teams on his no-trade list, the Kansas City Royals, Seattle Mariners, Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays. He said the Jays and Rays are on his no-trade list because they play their home games on artificial turf. However, he hinted Monday, July 28, he could lean toward approving a trade to the other teams. "Then I have to have a conversation with my wife and with my agents, and see what's best for me, my family, and what's best for this organization, because I can't be that selfish," Byrd said. "I was blessed. (General manager Ruben Amaro Jr.) came hard and wanted me here this year. He made it easy for me this offseason. So I can't be tough on him."
Phillies | Willing to take some of Cole Hamels' salary
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:17:14 -0700
Updating a previous report, the Philadelphia Phillies are listening to offers for SP Cole Hamels, but the price is astronomical. He has four years left on his contract after this season, at $22.5 million per year. The Phillies have told teams they're willing to take on $10 million of that. Despite that, one American League executive said Monday, July 28, that the asking price is "just not realistic."
Phillies | Tony Gwynn released
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:49:23 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies released OF Tony Gwynn Jr. Monday, July 28.
Pirates | Kicking tires on Bartolo Colon
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:43:49 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates sent a scout to watch the start of New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon Monday, July 28, during his start against the Philadelphia Phillies. They were one of several teams to check out the veteran.
San Diego Padres
Padres | Ian Kennedy, Chris Denorfia updates
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:37:14 -0700
San Diego Padres SP Ian Kennedy is looking less likely to be traded, but OF Chris Denorfia probably will be dealt.
Padres | Carlos Quentin to DL
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:28:41 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Carlos Quentin (knee) was placed on the 15-day disabled list with left knee soreness. San Diego also optioned INF Brooks Conrad to Triple-A El Paso.
Padres | Jedd Gyorko activated
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:25:12 -0700
San Diego Padres 2B Jedd Gyorko (foot) was activated from the 15-day disabled list and selected the contract of P Jason Lane from Triple-A El Paso Monday, July 28
Mariners | Might be destination for Marlon Byrd
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:16:38 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Marlon Byrd could be headed to the Seattle Mariners, but they are one of four teams on his no-trade list. However, he indicated he might be willing to waive his no-trade clause, but he could potentially ask for some kind of perk in order to waive his veto rights.
St. Louis Cardinals
Cardinals | Interested in Bartolo Colon
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:41:46 -0700
The St. Louis Cardinals had a scout in attendance to watch New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon during his start Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Cardinals were among several teams with a scout in attendance.
Tampa Bay Rays
Rays | Joel Peralta activated, Erik Bedard cut
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:53:44 -0700
Tampa Bay Rays RP Joel Peralta (illness) was activated from the disabled list Monday, July 28, and SP Erik Bedard was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.
Toronto Blue Jays
Blue Jays | Scouting Bartolo Colon
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:18:40 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays were scouting New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon during his start against the Philadelphia Phillies Monday, July 28. The Jays were among several teams with scouts watching the veteran.
Blue Jays | Danny Valencia acquired
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:10:40 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays acquired 3B Danny Valencia from the Kansas City Royals Monday, July 28, in exchange for SP Liam Hendriks and Erik Kratz.