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MLB trade rumors and news for May 23rd, 2017

Jump start your day off right with all the trade rumors and news floating around the MLB.

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Good morning baseball fans!

The draft is quickly approaching and things are going to start to move at the speed of light, so check out our Mock Draft 1.0 for a look at who your favorite teams could be picking. Check back here for updates as we get closer to June 12th!

Here is a look at what’s going on around the American League West.

  • The Marlins could be shopping Dee Gordon for some much needed help with...well, everything.

  • Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper is seeking a disgusting amount of money, and the Dodgers might be one team able to give it to him.

  • HEY EVERYONE GUESS WHAT, A TRADE HAPPENED! The Braves acquired Matt Adams from the Cardinals.

  • The Braves gave him what he wanted...Atlanta has released James Loney.

  • The Angels have signed Doug Fister who, to answer your question, yes is still playing baseball.

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Important Links:

MLB Injury Tracker

Offseason Trade Tracker

2016-17 Free Agent Tracker

Spring Training Release Tracker

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Today in baseball: On May 23rd, 2009, Jason Giambi hits his 400th career home run.

Question of the Day: Will someone finally trade for Quintana? Jeez, we’re getting whiplash.