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The Dilson Herrera Era begins, what does it mean for Daniel Murphy?

By Steven Inman

Daniel Murphy has been dealing with a strained calf and it hasn’t improved at all with rest. As a result the Mets placed their lone All-Star representative on the disabled list. 445 more words


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Saving Baseball – At The Deadline

Growing up loving the game without ever the sense of winning or being the best at it, provided me with a unique opportunity to locate and delve into the intricacies that attracted me to the game of baseball. 636 more words

General Interest

Reds shopping Mat Latos?

Jayson Stark of ESPN tweets that the Reds aren’t buying (not a huge surprise) but that they are also “dangling” Mat Latos to other teams. 45 more words

Hot Stove

Breaking: Lester finds a new home in Oakland

The Boston Red Sox have agreed to send SP Jon Lester and OF Jonny Gomes in exchange for Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes, according to Alex Speier of WEEI. 64 more words

2014 Season

Trade deadline inaction open thread

If the Reds actually do something before today’s non-waiver trade deadline at 4 p.m. ET, we’ll post a new thread. For now, use this as an open thread to discuss rumors, missed opportunities and your ideas for what general manager Walt Jocketty should do today. 398 more words

Ryan Ludwick

Trading Bad: What's Walt Cooking?

The non-waiver trade deadline is fast approaching and Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel, Jake Peavy, Brandon McCarthy, Huston Street, Joakim Soria, Chase Headley, Jason Frasor, and Kendrys Morales have already been dealt. 1,241 more words

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Met fans, don’t hold your breath on Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez

By Steven Inman

While the recent speculation that the New York Mets could acquire SS Troy Tulowitzki or LF Carlos Gonzalez from the Rockies makes a lot of sense, I wouldn’t expect a deal to be struck anytime soon for several reasons. 401 more words