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MLB trade rumors and news for March 13th, 2017

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Good morning baseball fans!

Here is a roundup of what’s going on around the National League West.

  • Sonny Gray is out with a lat strain, which is pretty bad news for the Athletics.
  • In case you weren’t paying attention, the World Baseball Classic just got a whole lot more exciting.
  • Blue Jays pitcher T.J. House was taken to the hospital after being struck by a line drive.
  • Tim Tebow recently appeared in a baseball game, but the results weren’t very good.
  • Orioles and Alvarez agree to minor-league deal.
  • Corey Seager is getting healthier, but it doesn’t seem the Dodgers are rushing him back, according to Dylan Hernandez of The Los Angeles Times.
  • Red Sox lefty David Price isn’t yet ready to throw, according to Evan Drellich of The Boston Herald.
  • Trevor May has torn ligament and will likely get season ending Tommy John surgery.
  • Chris Tillman isn’t ready to return, according to’s Rich Dubroff.
  • Rangers right-hander Andrew Cashner is set to start a throwing program this weekend, according to’s TR Sullivan.
  • Derek Norris placed on waivers.
  • The Rays claimed Jumbo Diaz from the Reds, according to’s Mark Sheldon.
  • Gagne enthused after first comeback test.
  • The Twins hired Jeremy Hefner to be a scout, he announced on his Twitter account.
  • Cardinals first baseman Matt Carpenter isn’t yet prepared to hit in games, according to Derrick Goold of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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