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Where have you gone Andy Van Slyke?
A few words about the trade deadline
With nine days left until the trade deadline, I've got a sneaking suspicion that this year's deadline is going to be a lot like last year's.
Bleed Cubbie Blue
MLB Bullets Has Earned His Halo
For only the third time in history, the first pick in the draft failed to sign. The Angels got their closer.
The Good Phight
Jonathan Papelbon is having one of the greatest relief seasons ever
Jonathan Papelbon, pictured here making a symbol with his mouth that indicates how many extra base hits he's going to give up.
Bill Brink's Pirates baseball chat transcript: 7.8.14
Bill Brink: I don't know that they will shop him, but they might listen. On the one hand, Alvarez is going to get expensive in arbitration soon, is unlikely to sign an extension before reaching free agency and has two seasons of 30 homers on his resume.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Pirates sweep Phillies
Pirates sweep Phillies PITTSBURGH --- The mentee got the better of the mentor. Jeff Locke pitched eight strong innings and catcher Russell Martin hit a two-run double in the first inning to key the Pittsburgh Pirates' 6-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday and spoil A.J. Burnett 's return to Pittsburgh.
Bucs place Barmes on disabled list
Barmes, 35, has played in 42 games for the Bucs this season, often appearing as a defensive substitute.
That Balls Outta Here
Philadelphia Phillies vs. Miami Marlins Series Preview: The Phillies...
The Phillies are currently in the midst of a four-game losing streak. The hope is that by hitting the road, they can turn their fortunes around.