31 min ago
Hours leading up to MLB's trade deadline should be action-packed
Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester likely will be on the move before Thursday's trade deadline.
17 hrs ago
John Danks to Yanks? Not so fast
It's one thing to count down the hours to the trade deadline with a stockpile of veterans that other teams really want.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Latest Rumors, Deals and News Tracker
Major League Baseball's trade deadline can often be broken up into buyers, sellers and stay-putters, but that line isn't so evident this year.
Report: Indians open to moving DL'd Masterson
Despite being only 3½ games out of a wild-card spot, the Indians are "very willing" to trade Opening Day starter Justin Masterson before Thursday's non-waiver trade deadline, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports .
SF Giants Morning Commute: trade rumors abound
Could the SF Giants pull off a trade landing Alex Rios in San Francisco? Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports It's the time of year for trade rumors and there are plenty of them around.
Chicago White Sox Morning BP: MLB trade rumors and more
Jul 27, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Chicago White Sox right fielder Dayan Viciedo hugs catcher Adrian Nieto after his first career home run in the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field.
MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers sweep Californian rivals San Francisco Giants
The Los Angeles Dodgers completed a series sweep of Californian rivals San Francisco to extend their NL Western Division lead to one and a half games.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Giants swept, slip further behind Dodgers, ruin everything
You're feeling down about that series. The Dodgers swept the Giants, outscoring them 17-4, yet it never felt that close.
Sunday Baseball NotesRays have big decisions to make
"I still think when push comes to shove, the Rays will deal him," opined one National League special adviser about David Price.
Reality Bites the Red Sox, and There's Nothing Left to Do But Sell
Eric Wilbur is a Boston.com sports columnist who is still in awe of what Dana Kiecker pulled off that one time in Toronto.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Cincinnati ended its longest skid in five years by getting several good defensive plays and another dominating performance by its All-Star starter.
The Fresno Bee
Fresno Grizzlies forced to fill in more holes after latest Giants moves
Edwin Escobar pitches for Fresno in a June 2, 2014, game agaisnt Sacramento. Considered one of the San Francisco Giants' best prospects, Escobar was dealt to Boston in a trade that netted veteran major league starter Jake Peavy.
Giants trade for Jake Peavy to bolster pitching
Peavy has been pitching better lately after a rough start in Boston this year, and part of the thinking may be that a switch to the National League will help.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
South Side Sox
White Sox shouldn't fear trading within the division
Concerns are overblown to begin with, but trade chits like Dayan Viciedo won't be "the one who got away" Teams that have talked to the Royals say they have called on just about every right-handed hitter who might be available.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
3 Win-Win Trade Scenarios MLB Teams Should Pull the Trigger on
Two major deals have transpired since Friday, with the Los Angeles Angels acquiring Houston Street from the San Diego Padres over the weekend and the Detroit Tigers trading for the Rangers' Joakim In return for the the proven closers, both the Padres and Rangers received a loaded prospect package featuring some of the best young talent from the ... (more)
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
No offense for Peavy as Blue Jays top Red Sox
No Boston pitcher would benefit more from a barrage of offensive support than Jake Peavy.
Whether buying or selling, the Red Sox should trade Peavy
Jul 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy walks to the dugout after the third inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
Red Sox continue strong play by walloping Toronto
Written off, even by some in the front office, only two weeks ago, the Sox were supposed to be selling spare parts by now.
Chris Sale keeps getting better; White Sox win 3-1
He undoubtedly noticed Sale getting angry at himself for falling behind 1-0 to Danny Valencia with two runners on and one out in the sixth.