The Texas Rangers are ready to move ace pitcher Yu Darvish. All it will take is someone to meet their asking price. Sources told ESPN that Rangers general manager Jon Daniels began calling potential suitors Monday and telling them the team is open to trading Darvish for the “right deal.” If no team offers a return package to the Rangers’ liking, Daniels has informed clubs that Texas will hold on to Darvish and continue to make a push in the American League wild-card race. The latest development appears to be the Rangers’ most declarative statement yet on Darvish, who instantly becomes the prize catch of the trade deadline. After 4 p.m. ET next Monday, trades become considerably more challenging
Posted: July 25, 2017, 3:26 pm
The second half of the MLB season is underway and rumors are already starting to fly about deals that could be made with one week before the non-waiver trade deadline on July 31. As teams scramble to get a foothold of their positions in their respective divisions, injuries have already derailed some teams potential at a postseason berth. • Eduardo Nunez has been traded from the San Fransisco Giants to the Boston Red Sox.
Posted: July 25, 2017, 10:01 am
By the end of his career, Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton would like to homer in all 30 major league parks. ”I remember watching a game when I was little and Barry (Bonds) finally got his last one, which took him longer than for how many homers he had, you would think,” Stanton said. Stanton hit a two-run drive in the first inning and a solo shot in the eighth.
Posted: July 25, 2017, 5:22 am