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Yankees Acquire Kendrys Morales From A's

May 15, 2019 7:46 AM

The New York Yankees have acquired Kendrys Morales and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

Morales was designated for assignment by the A's on Monday.

The 35-year-old was hitting .204/.310/.259 in 126 plate appearances.

The A's acquired Morales from the Toronto Blue Jays before the season.


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Rays Acquire Travis d'Arnaud From Dodgers

May 11, 2019 9:30 AM

The Los Angeles Dodgers have traded Travis d'Arnaud to the Tampa Bay Rays just five days after signing him.

The catcher made one pinch-hit appearance for the Dodgers.

The Rays sent $100,000 to L.A. to complete the deal.

The 30-year-old is a lifetime .242 hitter, with 47 home runs and 164 RBIs over seven seasons with the New York Mets.


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Yankees Acquire Cameron Maybin In Trade With Indians

Apr 26, 2019 7:51 AM

The New York Yankees have acquired Cameron Maybin from the Cleveland Indians.

Cleveland received cash considerations in the deal.

The Yankees made the move hours after Clint Frazier landed on the injured list.

"He has the ability to play all outfield positions and obviously right now we're a little left-handed out there," Aaron Boone said. "We have two lefties coming up in (a series at) San Francisco. He's a good athlete with versatility to so he provides us with good flexibility."


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Giants Send Prospect To Twins For Tyler Austin

Apr 8, 2019 6:26 PM

First baseman/outfielder Tyler Austin has been traded to the San Francisco Giants from the Minnesota Twins for minor league outfielder Malique Ziegler.

The 27-year-old Austin played in two games for the Twins after making the team out of spring training. He will be added to the 25-man roster.

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Giants Acquire Kevin Pillar From Blue Jays

Apr 2, 2019 1:08 PM

The Toronto Blue Jays have traded center fielder Kevin Pillar to the San Francisco Giants.

Toronto acquired infielder Alen Hanson and right-handers Derek Law and Juan De Paula in exchange for Pillar, one of baseball's top defensive center fielders.

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A's Acquire Kendrys Morales From Blue Jays

Mar 28, 2019 2:49 AM

The Athletics have acquired designated hitter/first baseman Kendrys Morales in a trade with the Blue Jays, the teams announced Wednesday.

Morales, 35, is expected to play first base while Gold Glover Matt Olson recovers from a broken hamate bone in his right hand. 

The switch-hitting Morales hit .249 with 21 homers and 57 RBIs in 130 games last season for Toronto, his second with the Blue Jays, and he will help balance out the A's lineup.

"Kendrys has consistently mauled right-handed pitching throughout his career," A's general manager David Forst said, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. "There's no doubt in our minds he can continue to do it."

The Blue Jays acquired minor league infielder Jesus Lopez and international signing bonus pool space in the deal. In addition to Morales, the A's received cash considerations.

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Brewers Trade Erik Kratz To Giants

Mar 24, 2019 11:44 AM

The Milwaukee Brewers have traded Erik Kratz to the San Francisco Giants for minor league infielder C.J. Hinojoso.

Kratz, 39, was a significant part of Milwaukee's NLDS victory over the Colorado Rockies last fall. He went 5-for-8 with two RBIs in the series.

The Brewers officially signed reliever Alex Wilson to fill Erik Kratz's roster spot.


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Phillies Acquire J.T. Realmuto From Marlins

Feb 7, 2019 6:15 PM

The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired J.T. Realmuto from the Miami Marlins.

The Marlins will receive Jorge Alfaro, pitching prospects Sixto Sanchez and Will Stewart, and an international bonus slot.

Realmuto was a popular trade target this offseason.

Jeff Passan/ESPN

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Indians Acquire Nick Wittgren From Marlins

Feb 5, 2019 7:49 AM

The Cleveland Indians have acquired right-hander Nick Wittgren from the Miami Marlins.

Cleveland sent right-hander Jordan Milbrath to Miami in the deal.

Wittgren made 32 appearances for the Marlins last season, posting a 2.94 ERA.

Associated Press

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Yankees, Reds Complete Deal For Sonny Gray

Jan 22, 2019 2:19 AM

The Yankees have traded starting pitcher Sonny Gray to the Cincinnati Reds, the teams announced Monday, finalizing a days-in-the-making deal that ends Gray's topsy-turvy stint with New York.

Both sides completed a deal that was contingent upon the Reds reaching a contract extension with the 29-year-old Gray, who agreed to a three-year, $30.5 million extension that includes a $12 million club option for 2023, a source familiar with the deal told ESPN. Combined with his $7.5 million salary this season, Gray's deal can max out at five years and $50 million.

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Dodgers Re-Acquire Russell Martin
The Dodgers sent minor league pitcher Andrew Sopko and shortstop Ronny Brito to the Blue Jays in the trade for Russell Martin.

Indians Acquire Catcher Kevin Plawecki From Mets
The Indians sent right-hander Walker Lockett and infielder Sam Haggerty to the Mets in the deal.

Mets Acquire Keon Broxton
The Mets send Bobby Wahl and two prospects to the Brewers in the trade for Keon Broxton.

Blue Jays Acquire Clayton Richard From Padres
The Blue Jays will send outfield prospect Connor Panas to the Padres.

M's Acquire Domingo Santana From Brewers
The Brewers receive Ben Gamel and prospect Noah Zavalos from the Mariners in the deal.

Dodgers Trade Kemp, Puig, Wood To Reds In Seven-Player Deal
The Dodgers have taken on the contact of starting pitcher Homer Bailey.

Mariners, Indians Complete Edwin Encarnacion, Carlos Santana Swap
Carlos Santana is going back to the Indians as part of the three-team deal, which also includes the Rays.


Nationals Trade Tanner Roark To Reds
The Nationals have traded Tanner Roark to the Reds for right-hander Tanner Rainey.

Associated Press

Pirates, A's Complete Trade
The Pirates have acquired pitcher Wilkin Ramos from the A's as the player to be named from the trade of pitcher Tanner Anderson on November 20.

Press Release

Reports: Mariners, Mets Complete Seven-Player Deal
The M's have agreed to trade Edwin Diaz and Robinson Cano to the Mets in exchange for Jay Bruce and several prospects.

M's Trade Alex Coleme To White Sox For Omar Narvaez
Omar Narvaez hit .275 with nine homers and 30 RBIs in 97 games for the White Sox last season.

Indians Trade Yan Gomes To Nationals
The Indians acquire pitcher Jefry Rodriguez, outfielder Daniel Johnson, and a player to be named from the Nationals.

Cubs Trade Tommy La Stella To Angels
The Cubs have traded Tommy La Stella to the Angels for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

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A's Acquire Tanner Anderson From Pirates
Pittsburgh will receive a player to be named later or cash.

Associated Press

Yankees Acquire James Paxton From Mariners
James Paxton won't be a free agent until after the 2020 season.


Astros Send Pitching Prospect To Jays For Aledmys Diaz
The Astros gave up minor league pitcher Trent Thornton to the Blue Jays on Saturday.

Cubs Pick Up Option On Cole Hamels
The Cubs also trade Drew Smyly to the Rangers for a player to be named.

Nationals Acquire Kyle Barraclough From Marlins
The Nationals have acquired Kyle Barraclough from the Marlins for an unknown amount of international bonus money.

Jeff Todd/MLB Trade Rumors

Brewers Add Gio Gonzalez, Curtis Granderson For Stretch Run
The Brewers made a trio of moves before midnight on Friday, acquiring Gio Gonzalez, Curtis Granderson and Xavier Cedeno.

Adam McCalvy/MLB

Dodgers Get David Freese To Fortify Bench
The Dodgers acquired David Freese from the Pirates on Friday for minor league infielder Jesus Manuel Valdez.

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