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MLB trade rumors and news for August 22nd, 2017

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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! We hope you enjoyed the eclipse but not enough that you burned your retinas and can no longer read our glorious content.

Yes, the non-waiver trade deadline is behind us, but there are still deals to be made by the end of the waiver deadline this month. Stay tuned to MLBDD for the latest.

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Important Links:

August Waiver Trade Tracker

Full list of players on trade waivers

MLB Free Agent List

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Today in baseball: On this day in 1999, Mark McGwire becomes the first player to reach the 50 home run milestone in four consecutive seasons.

Question of the Day: What would you do if you were the GM of your favorite team?