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MLB trade rumors and news for July 15th, 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! Fasten your seat belts everyone, because we’re about to go full throttle until the deadline.

What’s going on in baseball today? Rumors, rumors and more rumors.

  • Here’s what’s going on around the American League East.
  • The Yankees sent Tyler Webb to the Brewers in a recent deal.
  • Atlanta is considering upgrading its pitching staff and is interested in Jaime Garcia.
  • Expect the Cubs to continue to be active leading up to the trade deadline.
  • The Red Sox have designated Pablo Sandoval for assignment. Don’t forget about his large contract.
  • Arizona is seeking bullpen help and is interested in A.J. Ramos and David Phelps.
  • Over the next two weeks, we’re going to learn how much the Brewers believe they can compete routinely.
  • Michael Pineda is probably going to have to undergo Tommy John surgery, which is bad news for the Yankees.
  • Even after landing Jose Quintana, the Cubs are interested in Sonny Gray.
  • Apparently the Phillies like Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich. A lot.
  • The White Sox seem to be rebuilding the right way, and the front office deserves the credit.
  • It seems the Giants are “open for business” and ready to go.
  • Andrew Triggs is out for the season after undergoing hip surgery.
  • The Braves are seeking controllable pitching help, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Jeff Passan.
  • It seems White Sox prospect Zack Burdi might need Tommy John.
  • Henderson Alvarez has agreed to a deal to join the Long Island Ducks, 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

2017 MLB Trade Deadline: Team Previews

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