Tagged: MLB Trade Rumors

Subscribe to the Rumor Mill! Now at MLBRumorBlog.com



The Rumor Mill has Moved!

The Rumor Mill which provides all the latest MLB trade rumors and free agent signing news, has moved to it’s own domain and can now be found at MLBrumorblog.com.

Just click the link to jump over and visit us, or Click here, if you’d like to have the latest MLB news, notes, and most importantly trade rumors, delivered daily to your email inbox. Simply click on the link and then confirm your subscription and viola, you’re instantly up to date on all the latest rumors and trades in Major League Baseball.

If you’d rather keep tabs through your RSS feed reader, we can do that too. Just click here to subscribe to the Rumor Mill RSS feed!

Also

  • Put the rumors to the test with sports betting online and make some
    money if you’re right

  • If you are so passionate about Baseball, why not enjoy it even more? 888sport,
    a professional online
    sports betting
    website, lets you feel the rush and enjoy all sports like Football, Horse
    Racing
    and many more. Enter today and have the experience of a lifetime.

Enjoy!

Continue reading

HUGE Blockbuster Trade

The hot stove’s first big blockbuster and man what a deal it is! Two first round picks, two All Stars and 8 players in all. Check it out at YourSportsFix.com

Also, click here to receive all the latest rumors delivered daily via email and never miss out on another trade rumor or blockbuster trade again!

Trade Report: Pirates Hook Morris

Several readers have emailed me letting me know the Pittsburgh Post Gazett is reporting that the Pirates have "acquired starting pitcher Matt Morris from the San Francisco Giants for outfielder Rajai Davis and a player to be named later".

This must have been one of the last deals to be allowed as it wasn’t announced until well after the 3pm eastern deadline. MLB.com has more on the deal.

Trade Report: Boston Gets Gagne

What a day for Boston sports fans! Not only did the Celtics land Kevin Garnett, but the AL East leading Boston Red Sox have acquired closer Eric Gagne from the Texas Rangers. According to ESPN.com  "Boston sent left-hander Kason Gabbard and minor league outfielders David Murphy and Engel Beltre to the Rangers" for the once dominant closer. Gagne set the all time record converting 82 straight save opportunities for the Dodgers but three surgeries had all but ended his career before this year’s comeback performance. The Rangers did a great job of getting maximum value for their free-agent-to-be. Not only did they acquire three prospects for what is likely a rental by Boston, the Red Sox also are reportedly picking up 2.1 million of Gagne’s performance bonuses.

Trade Report: Braves Aren’t Done

Guest blogged by Derrek Wonderland

Various sources are reporting that the Braves have finalized a deal with the Royals for RP Octavio Dotel, sending SP Kyle Davies to Kansas City.

Dotel will be a very nice bullpen piece for the Braves, who are showing signs of an urgency to win now.  We are not sure exactly how Bobby Cox will use him, but there are some theories that John Shuerholtz will now be willing to deal Bob Wickman and make Dotel the closer.  If that does not happen then the Braves will have a formidable bullpen with Wickman, Rafael Soriano, and Dotel.

Davies is a 23 yr old pitcher who has been very inconsistent during his tenure with the Braves.  Once touted as the best pitching prospect in the organization, Davies has struggled this year going 4-8 with a 5.76 ERA.  Royals GM Dayton Moore has spent the last decade or so with the Braves, so he is very familiar with Davies and must feel that his best days are ahead of him.

As a Braves fan, I am sad to see Davies go because I know he has a ton of potential, but the bullpen was beginning to break down and now is aided by another big arm.