Eight Under-the-Radar Deadline Targets

Eight Under-the-Radar Deadline Targets Superstar trades are the most fun type of deadline trade, but the majority of deals before July 31 will involve more ordinary talent. Typically, these players don’t really move the needle on playoff chances in the aggregate; the largest benefit they deliver is to sand off a nick in the team’s…

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Royals Working On Jake Diekman Trade

Royals Working On Jake Diekman Trade The Royals “could be getting closer” to a trade involving left-handed reliever Jake Diekman, tweets Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. Both the Braves and Dodgers have been showing strong interest in the southpaw, he adds. Diekman, 32, is playing out the season on a one-year, $2.25MM contract, though he’s also…

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