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MLB trade rumors and news: Giants Andrew McCutchen clears waivers

With the Giants not getting closer to contention, the OF could be dealt this month.

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• With the way their season has gone, the Giants might try to look toward the future by trading Andrew McCutchen after the outfielder cleared revocable trade waivers.

• The Phillies added another veteran to their bullpen by acquiring Luis Avilan from the White Sox.

• The Nationals have apparently chosen to keep Bryce Harper through the end of the season, but they began the process of admitting defeat in 2018 by dealing Daniel Murphy to the Cubs for a low-level minor-leaguer and cash or a player to be named later on Tuesday.