clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

MLB trade rumors and news for August 30th, 2017

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

Twins v Royals Photo by Dave Kaup/Getty Images

The MLB Daily Dish is a daily feature we're running here at MLBDD that rounds up roster-impacting news, rumors, and analysis. Have feedback or have something that should be shared? Hit us up at @mlbdailydish on Twitter or @MLBDailyDish on Instagram.

Good morning baseball fans!

Yes, the non-waiver trade deadline is behind us, but there are still deals to be made in the next 24 hours. Stay tuned to MLBDD for the latest.

Have you entered our mock GM contest yet? Put yourself in the driver’s seat for your favorite team and you could win a sweet prize. Check it out here for the complete contest details and rules.

The devastation in Texas right now has reached catastrophic levels. One of the best things about baseball is how inherently human it is in its glorious unpredictability and power to unite millions of people from different background in one singular moment. Now, the most human thing to do is help the people of Texas recover. Here’s how to help Houston after Hurricane Harvey.

Important Links:

August Waiver Trade Tracker

Full list of players on trade waivers

MLB Free Agent List

They say laughter is the best medicine, and we don’t want you taking any risks this allergy season. Better head on over to our Instagram, @MLBDailyDish, for your daily dose. And don’t worry, we’ll be sure to bill your insurance.

Today in baseball: On this day in 2005, Alex Rodriguez becomes the second right-handed batter in Yankees history to hit 40 homers in a season.

Question of the Day: What do you think was the biggest wavier trade ever?