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Dodgers Roster: Was the A.J. Ellis Deal Really Necessary?

(Photo Credit: Jon SooHoo)

In an age of baseball when it’s commonplace for six different members of a front office crew to pound statistics, logarithms, and even players’ reflexive reactions into extremely complex spreadsheets hoping for better results on the diamond, it’s easy to understand how a few tenths of a WAR point would be compelling enough to trade away one of the club’s most valued leaders. 634 more words

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pirates 2016 Trade Deadline Recap and Analysis

As of 4:00PM Eastern Time yesterday, the craze that the MLB Trade Deadline brings to baseball fans everywhere had ended.

So we thought.

Source: Blue Jays get Liriano from Pirates…

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It’s Hard to Care, Bucs Split 6 Against Braves & Reds

The Pirates completed their first week of baseball post-trade deadline, and the results were mixed. They dropped 2-of-3 with Atlanta and took 2-of-3 from the Reds. 48 more words

Pittsburgh Pirates

Prospect Roundup: Trade Deadline

By: Burke Granger

If you follow baseball prospects with at least a moderate level of enthusiasm, and if you’re reading this article you probably do, there are a few milestones throughout the calendar year about which to get excited.   843 more words

I've Heard It Both Ways Podcast: Double Down on the Trade Deadline

Hey, folks!

Justin and I are back with a new episode of the podcast, where we delve into the trade deadline. We talk about all the big trades, the winners and losers and we even slip in a reference to our favorite show — “Psych.” 39 more words

Boston Red Sox

Deadline Review: NL East

Atlanta Braves

The Braves stayed mostly quiet at the deadline, keeping their most possible trade candidates closer Jim Johnson, and outfielders Nick Markakis and Jeff Francouer. 660 more words