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MLB trade rumors and news for May 28th, 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!

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Here’s the latest from around the American League East.

  • Yoenis Cespedes has quad soreness and could be out for a few days, according to Newsday’s Marc Carig.

  • Minnesota seems interested in selecting Vanderbilt right-hander Kyle Wright in the draft, according to’s Jim Callis.

  • The Tigers are open to moving veteran players in advance of the non-waiver trade deadline, according to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal.

  • Pirates right-hander Jameson Taillon will make a Double-A start Sunday, the team announced.

  • Major League Baseball has tested Brewers infielder Eric Thames for PEDs on numerous occasions, according to Rosenthal.

  • Blue Jays outfielder Anthony Alford is out with a hand injury and preparing for surgery, according to’s Gregor Chisholm.

  • The Marlins are preparing to sell the team to one of the two main groups involved in the bidding process, according to Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald.

  • Chicago signed prospect Luis Robert, according to’s Bruce Levine.

  • Detroit put Ian Kinsler on the disabled list with a hamstring injury, the team announced.

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