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  1. Doug Mittler



  2. Would Cards deal Taveras for Price?

    Doug Mittler

    The centerpiece of the July 31 trade deadline sweepstakes remains David Price, who not only is enhancing his market value but also is putting the Tampa Bay Rays back in the postseason picture. The Rays have won 14 of 18 games after completing a we...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  3. Are the Marlins ready to sell?

    Doug Mittler

    Could the Miami Marlins soon be joining the relatively small list of trade deadline sellers? The Fish have lost 13 of their 19 games to fall into fourth place in the National League East and a postseason berth seems more and more like a long shot,...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  4. Pirates looking at A.J. Burnett?

    Doug Mittler

    The market for Phillies pitcher A.J. Burnett may be picking up steam. Over the weekend, Jon Morosi of FOX Sports reported the Phillies and Orioles "have had very preliminary talks on a trade" that would send Burnett to Baltimore. An even better...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  5. Any takers for Jim Johnson?

    Doug Mittler

    Call it addition by subtraction if you want, but the Oakland Athletics are looking to find a new home for reliever Jim Johnson. The Athletics would like to avoid eating the remainder of Johnson's $10 million contract and move him before the deadli...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  6. Benoit the next Padre to go?

    Doug Mittler

    The San Diego Padres already have traded away their closer, and are talking to teams about their top set-up man. Huston Street was sent shipped to the Los Angeles Angels late Friday night and received an impressive haul of minor leaguers in retu...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  7. The market for Cliff Lee

    Doug Mittler

    In what amounts to an audition, Cliff Lee returns to the Philadelphia Phillies rotation Monday night against the Giants, his first outing since landing on the disabled list in late May with a strained flexor-pronator tendon in his elbow. The Phill...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  8. Red Sox less likely to deal Uehara?

    Doug Mittler

    The Boston Red Sox remain in last place in the American League East, but the idea of another round of October baseball at Fenway Park no longer seems farfetched. The Sox have won seven of their last games after a weekend sweep of the Royals and are ...

    Blog | July 21, 2014
  9. Links from around the rink - July 14

    Doug Mittler

    While the free agency period in other professional sports can drag on for weeks, if not months, the NHL gets the overwhelming majority of its deals done in the first few days of July. But some free agents are still looking for work, which brings ...

    Blog | July 14, 2014
  10. High price tag for Soria?

    Doug Mittler

    The Texas Rangers are in free fall with 20 losses in their last 23 games, so general manager Jon Daniels appears willing to deal from his veteran crop of relievers. The Rangers are open to trading closer Joakim Soria, but are looking for two to th...

    Blog | July 12, 2014
  11. Do the Dodgers need a backup shortstop?

    Doug Mittler

    Injuries have been a constant companion this season for Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez, who left Thursday's game against the Padres with a sore right shoulder that will likely keep him out of the starting lineup until after the All-Star break. W...

    Blog | July 12, 2014
  12. Pirates seeking bullpen help?

    Doug Mittler

    With less than three weeks to go before the July 31 trade deadline, the Pittsburgh Pirates would like to bolster the bullpen, reports Rob Biertempfel of the Tribune-Review. The bullpen has been in flux all season. Mark Melancon took over as close...

    Blog | July 12, 2014
  13. Marlon Byrd's no-trade teams

    Doug Mittler

    Don't be fooled by the current five-game winning streak. It is time for the Philadelphia Phillies to begin the turnover of the current roster, wrote ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney in Friday's column. Amid rumors that the team may be willing to p...

    Blog | July 12, 2014
  14. Could Mariners make pitch for Price?

    Doug Mittler

    David Price has been scratched from his scheduled start Saturday against the Blue Jays, but the Rays insist the ace lefthander is simply ill and is not being held out because of an impending trade. Jake Odorizzi, who was scheduled to start Sunday, wi...

    Blog | July 12, 2014
  15. Nats seeking a shortstop?

    Doug Mittler

    Unable to reach a long-term extension with Ian Desmond, the Washington Nationals reportedly are seeking a possible replacement. Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com reports the Nats are "actively seeking" a young shortstop now that Desmond, a free agent...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  16. Will the Royals shop for a DH?

    Doug Mittler

    It has been a rough season for Royals' designated hitter Billy Butler, who was dropped to seventh in the batting order Monday night against the Rays. Butler owns a modest .266/.321/.342 slash line with two home runs, calling into question whether ...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  17. Will Giants deal top prospect Crick?

    Doug Mittler

    Brian Sabean is not afraid to make a bold move. In recent years, the Giants general manager has engineered deals for - among others - Hunter Pence, Marco Scutaro and Carlos Beltran in the days leading up to the July 31 deadline. Sabean seems will...

    Blog | July 08, 2014