New York Post
Why the Rays trading David Price is no longer a sure thing
Two of the biggest players expected to move before the July 31 trade deadline - Jeff Samardzija and Huston Street - have already been dealt, underscoring the go-for-it fervor atop the AL West.
Monday Jul 21
Could Grant Balfour Be Traded In Change-Of-Scenery Deal?
Jul 11, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Grant Balfour reacts after he gave up a 2-RBI single during the ninth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays at Tropicana Field.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Ron Cook: Mark Melancon firmly belongs as Pirates closer
The routine changed Sunday at PNC Park for Pirates closer Mark Melancon. He pitched again against the Colorado Rockies, the first time this season he has worked on three consecutive days.
Angels acquire Street, add another source of saves to AL
Fantasy owners in AL-only leagues have been the big winners so far in the trading season.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Roto Roundup: Huston Street trade, Jason Kipnis, Bryce Harper and others
Ray takes a look at the top fantasy performers from Friday night's action, including his initial thoughts on the Padres -Angels trade involving Huston Street, Jason Kipnis, Bryce Harper, Anthony Rizzo and others.
Bob Smizik: Liriano's start against Rockies encouraging
Liriano worked the first five innings against the Rockies before another sellout crowd at PNC Park and while he didn't look like the Liriano of 2013, he certainly looked better than the Liriano of earlier this week.
Call to the Pen
Angels acquire All-Star closer Huston Street from Padres
Jul 4, 2014; San Diego, CA, USA; San Diego Padres relief pitcher Huston Street pitches during the ninth inning after the game at Petco Park.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Report: Angels "close to finalizing a deal" to acquire...
Padres closer Huston Street has been linked to the Angels for a while now and Jim Bowden of ESPN.com reports that the two sides are "close to finalizing a deal" for the All-Star right-hander.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Top MLB Ballpark Food Options
Fans have been going to Major League Baseball games for over 140 years and certain things about going to the ballpark have remained consistent throughout.
Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?
The 2014 Pittsburgh Pirates' first half: Not good or bad, but enough of both to be maddening
When the Pirates punted almost every big decision of the off-season, leaving what one could reasonably assume to be a decent amount of cash unspent , my immediate thought was this: They're not sure that 2014 is the best year to contend, and they've decided not to spend money on the team because of that .
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Natural born closer: The journey of Mark Melancon
Over the past decade, Melancon has pitched in 487 games among the majors, minors and college.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Los Angeles Times
All-Star notes: Huston Street thinks he'd look good in Angels uniform
San Diego Padres closer Huston Street says he doesn't know if he'll be moved before the trade deadline.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
The News Tribune
Odd Man Rush: McCutchen, Pirates poised for run
The Pittsburgh Pirates found themselves a loveable underdog for a good portion of their 20-season stretch of consecutive losing campaigns.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The Pirates could be interested in Huston Street
Mark Melancon has done a respectable job since replacing Jason Grilli as Pittsburgh's closer, but Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review writes that the Pirates could consider making a trade for Padres closer Huston Street .
Thu Jul 10, 2014
MLB Trade Deadline: Closers who could be on the move
It's that time of year when everyone waits to see who the Padres will trade. But even with the Huston Street and Joaquin Benoit rumors picking up, neither reliever is the most likely to be moved before the July 31 non-waiver deadline.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Los Angeles Angels Add Weapons to Bullpen
Jun 28, 2014; Kansas City, MO, USA; Los Angeles Angels pitcher Jason Grilli delivers a pitch against the Kansas City Royals during the eighth inning at Kauffman Stadium.
Angels beat Blue Jays 8-7
Albert Pujols hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the seventh inning and Kole Calhoun also connected, leading the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-7 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday in the rubber game of the three-game series.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Pirates let Ernesto Frieri give up walk-off homer for some reason
Look, I was as big a fan of the Ernesto Frieri trade as there was, and I still think that Frieri, as a 28-year-old with good stuff and a terrific strikeout rate, is an interesting pitcher.
Colin Dunlap: How In The Heck Have The Pirates Done This?
The Pirates might be hard-pressed to reach those 94 victories they achieved last season, as the organization took the fanbase - and the city as a whole - on a magnificent ride that ended in the playoffs and still forces a buzz when anyone speaks a word of it.
Los Angeles Dodgers trade rumors: Bullpen edition
One "Los Angeles" baseball team made a splash this week, acquiring two solid relief pitchers to fix their bullpen issues.