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  1. 2015 MLB Trade Deadline Tracker

    Jul 30, 2015, 3:25 PM EDT

    Troy Tulowitzki warms up before his first game with the Blue Jays, as they take on Philadelphia Phillies at the Rogers Centre.

    We’re recapping all of the deals as they come down.

  2. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 29, 2015, 7:28 AM EDT

    Yankees

    Your mileage may vary, but for my money the ugliest game of the year happened last night.

  3. Astros “making a strong effort” for Phillies ace Cole Hamels

    Jul 28, 2015, 8:40 PM EDT

    Philadelphia Phillies v Chicago Cubs

    Hamels would join Dallas Keuchel and Scott Kazmir in an excellent, postseason-ready Astros rotation.

  4. Jenrry Mejia gets 162-game ban for second failed PED test

    Jul 28, 2015, 6:30 PM EDT

    Jenrry Mejia

    This time it’s for both Stanozolol and Boldenone.

  5. Royals make another big move, get Ben Zobrist from A’s

    Jul 28, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT

    ben zobrist getty

    General manager Dayton Moore is not messing around.

  6. Report: The Nationals are “hottest” on Padres closer Craig Kimbrel

    Jul 27, 2015, 10:50 PM EDT

    Craig Kimbrel

    The Nationals were reportedly looking at a reunion with Tyler Clippard before the Athletics traded him to the Mets tonight, but there’s a chance they could do something a lot bigger to strengthen the back-end of their bullpen.

  7. Report: The Astros are “making a big push” for Cole Hamels

    Jul 27, 2015, 9:22 PM EDT

    CHICAGO, IL - JULY 25:  on July 25, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies pitched a no hitter. The Philliess won 5-0. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

    The Astros acquired Scott Kazmir from the Athletics last week, but they are still thinking big as they make a push for the postseason.

  8. Mets acquire Tyler Clippard from the Athletics

    Jul 27, 2015, 6:21 PM EDT

    Tyler Clippard A's

    Clippard and Jeurys Familia should give the Mets a potent late-inning combo.

  9. Angels acquire Shane Victorino from Red Sox

    Jul 27, 2015, 6:14 PM EDT

    Shane Victorino

    Hamstring and calf injuries have limited Victorino to just 33 games this season.

  10. The Trade Deadline in the Social Media Age: Rajai Davis just followed a bunch of Cardinals people

    Jul 27, 2015, 2:45 PM EDT

    Detroit Tigers v Kansas City Royals

    Could be a prank. Part of me actually hopes it is because it’d be hilarious. But it could just be a new way of breakin’ a scoop.

  11. A’s expected to trade closer Tyler Clippard very soon

    Jul 27, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Tyler Clippard A's

    Interested teams include the Yankees, Mets, and Nationals

  12. Scott Kazmir dazzles in his Astros debut

    Jul 24, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT

    Scott Kazmir

    Scott Kazmir pitched brilliantly in his Astros debut to beat the Royals on Friday.

  13. Indians reliever Nick Hagadone undergoes season-ending elbow surgery

    Jul 23, 2015, 11:06 PM EDT

    CLEVELAND, OH - JUNE 9: Nick Hagadone #50 of the Cleveland Indians pitches during the game against the Seattle Mariners at Progressive Field on June 9, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. Seattle defeated Cleveland 3-2. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

    Hagadone is expected to need six-to-nine months of rehab time.

  14. Report: Pirates working on a trade for a reliever

    Jul 23, 2015, 10:06 PM EDT

    pirates logo

    The Pirates acquired veteran third baseman Aramis Ramirez from the Brewers this afternoon, but FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reports that they aren’t done making moves.

  15. Scott Kazmir to make Astros debut Friday

    Jul 23, 2015, 6:23 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JULY 08: Pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch against the New York Yankees during the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on July 8, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

    Kazmir was acquired from the Athletics on Thursday in exchange for catcher Jacob Nottingham and right-hander Daniel Mengden.

  16. Houston is going for it: Astros acquire left-hander Scott Kazmir from A’s

    Jul 23, 2015, 1:29 PM EDT

    Scott Kazmir

    Dallas Keuchel and Scott Kazmir atop the Astros’ rotation.

  17. A’s closer Sean Doolittle: “I have my mind set on pitching this year”

    Jul 23, 2015, 11:38 AM EDT

    doolittle getty

    He’s been limited to one game by shoulder problems.

  18. Mets, A’s “discussing pieces” for Ben Zobrist trade

    Jul 21, 2015, 8:35 PM EDT

    ben zobrist getty

    Zobrist is also reportedly drawing interest from the Yankees, Giants, and Nationals, but the Mets are said to be willing to overpay to get him from the A’s because how desperate they are for an upgrade on offense.

  19. Report: Blue Jays have “strong interest” in Brewers right-hander Mike Fiers

    Jul 20, 2015, 9:01 PM EDT

    MILWAUKEE, WI - JULY 17: Mike Fiers #50 of the Milwaukee Brewers pitches during the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Miller Park on July 17, 2015 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

    Fiers, 30, has a 3.79 ERA and 106/40 K/BB ratio over 107 innings this season.

  20. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 20, 2015, 7:25 AM EDT

    Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke was impressive. Even if Bryce Harper wasn’t all that impressed.

  21. A’s GM Billy Beane says Jesse Hahn looking at “somewhat extended stay” on DL

    Jul 16, 2015, 10:33 PM EDT

    OAKLAND, CA - JULY 1: Jesse Hahn #32 of the Oakland Athletics pitches during the game against the Colorado Rockies at O.co Coliseum on July 1, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Athletics defeated the Rockies 4-1. (Photo by Michael Zagaris/Oakland Athletics/Getty Images)

    Athletics right-hander Jesse Hahn is looking at a “somewhat extended stay” on the disabled list due to a flexor tendon injury.

  22. HBT First-Half Awards: American League Cy Young

    Jul 16, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT

    Chris Sale

    This is probably the closest awards race of them all.

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