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The MLB Daily Dish: MLB trade rumors and news for May 8, 2016

Kick your day off right with the latest news, rumors, and analysis covering what could, should, and will affect your club's roster.

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The MLB Daily Dish is a daily feature we're running here at MLBDD and rounds up roster-impacting news, rumors, and analysis. Have feedback or have something that should be shared? Hit us at @mlbdailydish on Twitter.

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Los Angeles is seeking bullpen help and is considering promoting Julio Urias:

Urias has thrived as a starter with Triple-A to this point, pitching to a 1.88 ERA over 24.0 innings while only walking three batters. At just 19, Urias has been deemed the second-best prospect in baseball by MLB.com.

Texas signed Drew Stubbs to a major league deal.

New York was forced to place CC Sabathia on the disabled list.

The Angels might be interested in signing Kyle Lohse:

Cincinnati placed J.J. Hoover on the DL:

Casey Fien is set to join the Dodgers:

Baltimore designated a right-handed pitching option:

New York could be without Alex Rodriguez for longer than it anticipated:

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