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The MLB Daily Dish: MLB trade rumors and news for August 20, 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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Colorado might be without Mark Reynolds for the remainder of the season:

Reynolds has been a reasonable source of power for the Rockies this season as they continue another tepid divisional campaign out west, hitting .307 through April and May, and the line between his most and least effective splits drawn quite clearly: Reynolds hit .298 vs. RHP this season, as opposed to .248 vs. lefties, and clearly benefited from hitting at Coors Field, where he slashed .312/.382/.492 (Outside of Denver, he managed a far less impressive .250/.323/.395).

Steven Matz had his spot in the rotation skipped because of a shoulder injury.

Arizona appears to have front office issues that aren’t close to being resolved.

Major League Baseball doesn’t believe Ryan Howard and Ryan Zimmermann violated its drug program.

Steve Cishek is returning to Seattle:

Bad news for the Cubs, as Hector Rondon and John Lackey are headed to the disabled list, according to’s Carrie Muskat.

Tampa Bay designated Oswaldo Arcia:

Jeff Hoffman is joining the Rockies:

The Marlins and Giants seem to be interested:

San Diego isn’t done adding depth:

Matt Cain is out with a back strain:

Geovany Soto has had difficulty remaining healthy of late:

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