Los Angeles Times
The Times' baseball rankings
While center fielder Mike Trout is the more celebrated Angels player, it's right fielder Kole Calhoun who is the only major leaguer with 10 homers, 50 runs and a .300 average since June 1. While center fielder Mike Trout is the more celebrated Angels player, it's right fielder Kole Calhoun who is the only major leaguer with 10 homers, 50 runs and a ... (more)
The B.J. Upton Trade That Wasn't Revisited
B.J. Upton 's stay in Atlanta has been without exception a disaster. The crescendo to trade him grew steadily over this season and shortly after the deadline we learned a deal was close but never materialized.
The Baltimore Sun
As Orioles return home, Chris Davis' offensive struggles are still a major issue
The Orioles are back home after their first losing road trip of the season and will open an 11-game homestand Monday night against the Tampa Bay Rays.
Cubs turned down Jackson for Upton tradel?
According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today , the Cubs rejected a trade offer that would have sent right-hander Edwin Jackson to the Braves for outfielder B.J. Upton .
Tampa Bay Online
Saying goodbye to elite part of being a Rays fan
This afternoon, when the Rays close out a three-game series against Detroit, the hometown fans will be reminded of that cost as David Price takes the mound for the visiting team three weeks to the day he was traded by the Rays.
WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
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Derek Jeter received a standing ovation from fans prior to his first at-bat, which rubbed Rays manager Joe Maddon the wrong way.
The Washington Post
Dan Haren pitched six solid innings and sparked the go-ahead rally with a single, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to another win over the skidding Atlanta Braves, 4-2 on Tuesday night.
Moving BJ Upton - New Info and Analysis
August 3, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Edwin Jackson pitches the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium.
Braves Trade Deadline Not As Quiet As We Thought
This afternoon Ken Rosenthal reported that the Braves were close to surprise and big in terms of names involved deal at the deadline.
Settling the Score: Friday's results
It wasn't easy, but the Braves snapped their eight-game losing streak last night with a 7-6 win over the first-place Nationals at Turner Park in Atlanta.
Series Preview: Mariners
After a few comments in the last series preview I decided to switch to park adjusted weighted runs created for the batting component of the team comparison.