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MLB trade rumors and news for June 26th, 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!

What’s going on in baseball today?

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  • Here’s the latest from around the National League West.

  • The Phillies have made Maikel Franco available as the trade deadline draws near.

  • Dan Duquette isn’t prepared to decide whether the Orioles will buy or sell at the deadline, according to Joe Meoli of The Baltimore Sun.

  • The Yankees signed their first-round draft pick, according to YES Network’s Jack Curry.

  • There is still no group that is able to meet the asking price to purchase the Marlins, according to FOX’s Charles Gasparino. Let’s all take a moment to be quietly shocked.

  • Henderson Alvarez had a showcase in Miami on Friday, according to FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman.

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Important Links:

2017 MLB Draft Q&A Series

2017 MLB Pre-July Trade Tracker

MLB Free Agent List

Draft Signings Tracker

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Question of the Day: Who will be the biggest seller of the trade deadline?