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Red Sox, Yankees In Talks With Mets On Zack Wheeler
The Mets have begun discussing Zack Wheeler in trade talks and the Red Sox and Yankees have entered into negotiations.

Andy Martino/SNY

Astros Interested In Matt Boyd, But Unwilling To Deal Kyle Tucker
The Astros are interested in a trade for Matthew Boyd, but are unwilling to include Kyle Tucker in a deal with the Tigers.

Jon Morosi/MLB

Red Sox Won't Be Adding A Lot Of Payroll Via Trade
John Henry says the Red Sox are already over budget.

Rob Bradford/WEEI

Cubs, Red Sox Among Those Scouting Matthew Boyd
The Red Sox and Cubs were among the teams with scouts in attendance to watch Matthew Boyd start against the Rangers on Wednesday.

Jason Beck/MLB

Astros Have Evaluated Marcus Stroman Extensively
The Astros are looking for a consistent No. 5 option in their starting rotation and have done extensive scouting of Marcus Stroman.

Peter Gammons/MLB Network

Yankees Split On Trading For Madison Bumgarner
The Yankees are split internally on trading for Madison Bumgarner before the July 31 deadline.

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Rays To Pursue Multiple Bullpen Upgrades
They could also seek a right-handed bat off the bench.

Juan Toribio/MLB

Twins Have 'Strong Interest' In Madison Bumgarner
The Twins have the American League's best record (51-27).

Bob Nightengale/USA Today

Marcus Stroman Would Welcome Trade To Yankees
Marcus Stroman isn't scheduled to pitch while the Blue Jays play a series at the Yankees this week, but the pitcher still fielded plenty of questions on Monday.

Kristie Ackert/New York Daily News

Athletics Hoping To Fortify Bullpen
The Athletics recently lost starter Frankie Montas to an 80-game suspension, but they appear focused on bolstering the bullpen prior to the trade deadline.

Susan Slusser/San Francisc Chronicle

Mariners View Mitch Haniger As Building Block, Not Trade Chip
The Mariners have made an effort to deal any veterans with trade value, but there may not be more moves coming.


Trade Interest In Madison Bumgarner Has Been 'Modest'
Madison Bumgarner was expected to be one of the most coveted pitchers on the trade market this summer, but that has yet to be the case.

Buster Olney/ESPN

Indians Unlikely To Trade Corey Kluber
The Indians are unlikely to trade Corey Kluber during the season, even if he returns to the mound.

Ken Rosenthal/The Athletic

Yankees Willing To Exceed Highest Luxury-Tax Threshold
The Yankees have already exceeded the first two luxury-tax thresholds of $206 and $226 million, but Hal Steinbrenner says ownership is willing to go even further.

New York Post

Reds Open To Adding A Controllable Hitter
The Reds have moved back into playoff contention in the National League Central.

Jon Morosi/MLB

Indians More Likely To Sell In Offseason
The Indians have been mentioned as a potential seller at the trade deadline.

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Yankees Won't Trade Clint Frazier For Madison Bumgarner, Zack Wheeler
The Yankees would like to add a pitcher ahead of the trade deadline.

Andy Martino/SNY

Nationals Would Want 'Franchise-Altering Return' For Max Scherzer
There are a number of factors at play when considering whether or not the Nationals will trade Max Scherzer before next month's deadline.

Ken Rosenthal/MLB Network

Howie Kendrick Could Be Coveted Trade Target
He is hitting .333/.383/.602 with 12 home runs. His career high of 18 came in 2011.

Mike Petriello/MLB

Royals Would Put 'Crazy' Asking Price On Whit Merrifield
It appears unlikely that the Royals will trade Whit Merrifield at this year's deadline.

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Sources: M's Trade Edwin Encarnacion To Yankees
Edwin Encarnacion leads the AL with 21 home runs this season.

Tigers Open To Dealing Veterans At Deadline
Detroit's front office is seeking deals that would strengthen the teamís roster for 2021 and beyond.

Jon Morosi/MLB

Indians Wouldn't Rule Out Trading Trevor Bauer To Twins
The Indians could move Trevor Bauer before the trade deadline.

Ken Rosenthal/The Athletic

Rangers Preparing To Buy And Sell
Texas entered Tuesday's action in possession of the American League's second Wild Card spot.

Jon Morosi/MLB

Padres Could Trade Hunter Renfroe, Kirby Yates
The Padres have taken a step forward in their rebuild, but they are already far back of the Dodgers in the National League West.

Ken Rosenthal/The Athletic

Giants Maintain High Asking Price For Madison Bumgarner
Madison Bumgarner will be a free agent after the season, leading to speculation that the Giants could trade him.

Andrew Baggarly/The Athletic

Yankees Showing Interest In Madison Bumgarner, Marcus Stroman
The Yankees are gearing up for the July 31 trade deadline and have begun showing interest in starting pitchers.

Ken Davidoff/New York Post

Mariners, Diamondbacks Were Close On Mike Leake Trade
The Mariners nearly worked out a trade that would have sent Mike Leake to the Diamondbacks this week, according to a report.

Ryan Divish/Seattle Times

Phillies Will Be 'In On Everything' This Summer
The Phillies are 1.5 games ahead of the Braves in the National League East.

Jon Paul Morosi/MLB

Pirates Seeking Mid-Season Acquisitions
The Pirates are 28-30, but they remain in the hunt in the National League Central.

Jason Mackey/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette