St. Louis Cardinals Ignore Offensive Woes Again, Trade for John Lackey

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Just as they did yesterday, the St. Louis Cardinals have set their sights on upgrading their starting rotation as they have acquired pitcher John Lackey from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for Allen Craig and Joe Kelly. Lackey joins recently acquired starter Justin Masterson and incumbent Adam Wainwright to form a […]

Boston Red Sox Rumors: Jon Lester Trade Will Prove To Be Massive Heist If He Re-Signs In 2015

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Earlier this morning, the Boston Red Sox traded pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes in a deal that very few saw coming. On the surface, both teams seem to have come out of the trade equally successful — the struggling Red Sox […]

Oakland Athletics Shock Baseball World With Deal To Land Jon Lester

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The Oakland Athletics have made yet another huge deadline move to prove that they are “all in” for 2014 as they have acquired Jon Lester from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. a’s, all over lester, appears to have deal for him. […]

Los Angeles Dodgers and Cincinnati Reds Could Make Blockbuster Trade No One Saw Coming

The Los Angeles Dodgers Trade That Makes So Much Sense No One Is Discussing It

The St. Louis Cardinals kicked off what is sure to be a frenzy of moves around MLB leading up to tomorrow’s trade deadline by acquiring Justin Masterson. With all kinds of rumors floating around the internet, there is one trade that seems to […]

St. Louis Cardinals Address Rotation with Acquisition of Justin Masterson

St. Louis Cardinals Choose To Address Rotation With Acquisition Of Justin Masterson

The 2014 MLB trade deadline is in full swing and the St. Louis Cardinals have made a big splash, acquiring Justin Masterson from the Cleveland Indians. In doing so, the Cardinals have taken the first step towards overtaking the Milwaukee Brewers in the NL Central. The […]

Jon Lester and David Price Being Traded To NL Central Could Benefit Cincinnati Reds

MLB Rumors: How Jon Lester Being Traded To NL Central Could Benefit Cincinnati Reds

With about 28 hours left until the 2014 MLB Trade Deadline, the rumor mill is running rampant will possible destinations for star players. The most prominent talk right now surrounds a few of the top arms in baseball — Jon […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Ranking Cincinnati Reds’ Best Trade Chips

Top 6 Best Trade Chips For Cincinnati Reds

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MLB Rumors: The Unique Trade Deadline Approach Cincinnati Reds Must Take

The Unique Trade Dealine Approach Cincinnati Reds Must Take

It’s no secret that the Cincinnati Reds are struggling mightily right now. Losers of their last eight out of 10 games, the Reds find themselves in a free fall that is quickly derailing their postseason chances. With the MLB trade deadline just […]

How Cincinnati Reds Can Prepare Now For 2015

Steps Cincinnati Reds Should Take Following Post-All Star Skid

The Cincinnati Reds are a paltry 1-8 since they sent five players to the 2014 All Star Game, a historically bad start to the second half for baseball’s most storied franchise. The rough return for the Reds has pushed the team from […]

Cincinnati Reds Must Trade Johnny Cueto In Order To Improve

MLB Trade Deadline: Cincinnati Reds Must Trade Johnny Cueto To Improve

Sure, it sounds insanely crazy and stupid, but it actually makes sense; the Cincinnati Reds must trade Johnny Cueto before the July 31 trade deadline. Yes, at the moment Cueto is the Reds’ best starting pitcher and arguably one of the top three in the […]

A Year Too Late: MLB Trade Deadline Can’t Help Cincinnati Reds

A Year Too Late: MLB Trade Deadline Can't Help Cincinnati Reds

In exactly one week, the MLB trade deadline will arrive—a day that is full of great speculation and massive phone bills. It also is a day full of wishful thinking on the part of many baseball fans. For Cincinnati Reds fans, the […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Predicting The 5 Boldest Deals To Happen Before The Deadline

Predicting The 5 Boldest Trades To Come In MLB

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