Milwaukee loses a starter mentioned in trade rumors and the Phillies reportedly pull back on trying to trade Jonathan Papelbon. Your week-in-review:
MLB Top Headlines
Cubs seeking starter, left-handed outfield bat
The fifth spot in the Cubs' rotation has been an issue and a left-handed hitting outfielder would reportedly be ideal.
Giants discussing Parra, Maybin
San Francisco's outfield has been plagued by injuries and the club is in pursuit of additional depth.
Angels inquired on Reddick, Zobrist
Los Angeles is expected to be active leading up to the deadline but when the Angels asked if Reddick was available, they were told no.
Pirates place Josh Harrison on 15-day disabled list
Harrison is out with a left thumb injury and as a result Pittsburgh is seeking additional depth. Ben Revere could be a name to watch.
Brewers place Matt Garza on DL with shoulder tendinitis
Garza has consistently been mentioned in trade rumors as Milwaukee attempts to acquire prospects.
Royals designate Jason Frasor for assignment
He posted a 1.54 ERA out of Kansas City's bullpen but the club is looking to move on.
Padres considering drastic sale
Fire sale? Maybe not. But San Diego could become an aggressive seller over the next few weeks.
Phillies pull back on trading Jonathan Papelbon
Papelbon was thought to be one of several available closers on the market. But they did not like the offers that were made.
Scott Kazmir leaves game with triceps injury
Just another injury to monitor as Kazmir could be dealt soon.
Royals' Alex Gordon out with groin strain
Kansas City is prepared to move forward with Gordon in the lineup.
Orioles release Delmon Young
Baltimore could not find a taker for the veteran outfielder.
Marlins sign Casey McGehee to major league deal
McGehee has responded by getting a hit in each game he has appeared in.
Mets' Steven Matz out with partial tear of lat muscle
Matz's injury might make the Mets hesitate before dealing a starting pitcher.
Tigers sign Neftali Feliz
Detroit's bullpen has struggled and Feliz is looking for an opportunity to bounce back.
Red Sox promote Brian Johnson
Clay Buchholz was placed on the disabled list and the Red Sox will now rely on their depth.
Marlins' Dee Gordon will miss All-Star Game with dislocated thumb
Gordon will still travel to Cincinnati even though he will not be healthy enough to start.
Braves' Jason Grilli out for the season
Jim Johnson will become Atlanta's closer.