Will Phillies make moves or not? 

July, 27, 2014
Jul 27
4:28
PM ET
There's been no shortage of rumors surrounding the Philadelphia Phillies as the trade deadline approaches, and ESPN.com's Jim Bowden says that "the time has come for the (team) to realize that it's too late to retool. It's time for them to put denial behind them and embrace the realities of a complete rebuild."

Pirates switching to 3B platoon? 

July, 27, 2014
Jul 27
3:15
PM ET
The starting lineup for the Pittsburgh Pirates has been missing the name Pedro Alvarez for the last three games, with Josh Harrison and Brent Morel finding themselves on the field at the hot corner in his place. All three of those games came against opponents with left-handed pitchers on the mound.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

O's looking to juggle rotation? 

July, 27, 2014
Jul 27
1:35
PM ET
The Baltimore Orioles rotation currently lines up to have Chris Tillman, Wei-Yin Chen and Kevin Gausman to start against the Los Angeles Angels when the two teams kick off a three-game set on Tuesday. However, that's not things may eventually go down.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

Interest in Prado grows? 

July, 27, 2014
Jul 27
11:51
AM ET
The Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-6 on Saturday, in large part due to the five-RBI performance of Martin Prado, who upped his batting average to .280 thanks to his current five-game hitting streak.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

What's going on in Nats infield? 

July, 27, 2014
Jul 27
10:22
AM ET
The Washington Nationals continue to operate with a patchwork infield as they wait for some positive news regarding a potential return to action of third baseman Ryan Zimmerman.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

Red Sox open to more deals? 

July, 27, 2014
Jul 27
9:09
AM ET
With the Boston Red Sox in the midst of a five-game slide that has planted them firmly in the American League East cellar, the deal that sent starting pitcher Jake Peavy to the San Francisco Giants in exchange for a pair of minor leaguers is surely just the tip of the trade deadline iceberg for the organization.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

Nats asked about Beltre 

July, 26, 2014
Jul 26
2:52
PM ET
The Washington Nationals reportedly were thinking big regarding a fill-in for third baseman Ryan Zimmerman.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

The San Francisco Giants upped the ante in the National League West race, acquiring right-hander Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitchers.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

One of the reasons the Milwaukee Brewers are in first place in the National League Central is Francisco Rodriguez, who has enjoyed a bounce-back season with 29 saves. But the 32-year-old right-hander has hit a rough patch of late, allowing three homers in his last six outings.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

The Mariners apparently are not done looking for offensive help after landing Kendrys Morales from the Twins on Thursday. Seattle has made an offer to the Colorado Rockies for outfielder Drew Stubbs, reports Nick Groke of the Denver Post.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

The Oakland Athletics are looking to part ways with Jim Johnson, designating the struggling reliever for assignment after his ERA ballooned to 7.14 following a rocky outing against the Astros on Wednesday.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

The Cleveland Indians would like to acquire a top-shelf starting pitcher by the end of August, even if that seems “improbable at the moment,” reports Paul Hoynes of the Plain Dealer.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

Yasiel Puig started for the first time this year in center field on Friday night, adding to the speculation that the Los Angeles Dodgers might be more inclined to deal Matt Kemp.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

Although Bartolo Colon flirted with a perfect game in his last start for the New York Mets -- or perhaps because of the strength of that Wednesday performance -- the team has made it very clear that the pitcher is on the market. And the team may be willing to help foot some of the bill for any interested team to take Colon off their hands.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

On Friday, Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly followed up on his story from earlier this week that suggested that the Philadelphia Phillies were considering the possibility of releasing Ryan Howard by saying general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. had "emphatically shot down" the idea.

To continue reading this article you must be an Insider

SPONSORED HEADLINES