Ivan Nova: Trade Candidate?

Ivan Nova: Trade Candidate? This has been a season to forget for veteran right-hander Ivan Nova, whom the White Sox acquired from the Pirates last winter to competently soak up innings. It wasn’t an unreasonable expectation on Chicago’s part that Nova would provide its rotation with some much-needed stability. After all, Nova was coming off…

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Latest On Braves’ Jacob Webb

Latest On Braves’ Jacob Webb Atlanta’s bullpen is one of the few legitimate areas of concern for the first-place club as the July 31 trade deadline approaches. The Braves, cognizant they’re in need of upgrades, have been connected to Blue Jays closer Ken Giles, Orioles right-hander Mychal Givens and multiple White Sox relievers on the…

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Matt Klentak On Phillies’ Deadline Approach

Matt Klentak On Phillies’ Deadline Approach Phillies GM Matt Klentak discussed the organizational mindset as the trade deadline draws near, as Jim Salisbury of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports. He largely echoed the recent comments of club president Andy MacPhail in emphasizing a realistic assessment of the team’s chances. It seems notable, then, that the outlook is generally becoming…

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