Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki traded to Blue Jays for Jose Reyes, prospects Tim Brown (Tim Brown) — The five-time All-Star joins a loaded lineup as the Blue Jays chase the Yanks in the AL East.
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Report: Troy Tulowitzki sent to Blue Jays in shocking trade Big League Stew (Mike Oz) — Troy Tulowitzki is getting his wish. He's been traded from the struggling Colorado Rockies, according to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal , but the destination is a bit of shocker — the Toronto Blue Jays. BREAKING: Tulo traded to #BlueJays . — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 28, 2015 Thomas Harding, who covers the Rockies for confirmed the deal: Source confirms #Rockies ...
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Report: Rockies trade Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — The Blue Jays have pulled off a stunner, acquiring Troy Tulowitzki from the Rockies.
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A-Rod homers on his 40th birthday, joins an exclusive club Big League Stew (Mike Oz) — Hate him all you want — and, boy, some of you do — but Alex Rodriguez continues to make history in his surprising comeback season with the New York Yankees. As you know, he passed Willie Mays on the all-time home run list, joined the 3,000 hit club and took another step up the all-time RBI last.  [ Yahoo Sports Fantasy Football: Sign up and join a league today! ] The bit of history...
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Yankees 6, Rangers 2: On His 40th Birthday, Alex Rodriguez Blows It Out With a Swing

NY Times: Bats (BILLY WITZ) — Rodriguez commemorated the occasion by hitting yet another home run — his 24th of the season and his fifth in five games.
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Report: The Dodgers would move Yasiel Puig “in the right deal” HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — We know that the Dodgers are likely to add a pitcher or two before Friday's non-waiver trade deadline, but could they also deal Yasiel Puig in the process?
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Report: The Nationals are “hottest” on Padres closer Craig Kimbrel HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — The Nationals were reportedly looking at a reunion with Tyler Clippard before the Athletics traded him to the Mets tonight, but there's a chance they could do something a lot bigger to strengthen the back-end of their bullpen.
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Alex Rodriguez celebrates 40th birthday with a home run HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez rang in his 40th birthday tonight by doing exactly what he's been doing for much of the past 20 years.
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Video: Nick Markakis receives standing ovation in his return to Baltimore HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — Markakis played his first nine seasons in the majors with the Orioles before signing a four-year, $44 million contract with the Braves last December.
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Report: The Astros are “making a big push” for Cole Hamels HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — The Astros acquired Scott Kazmir from the Athletics last week, but they are still thinking big as they make a push for the postseason.
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Braves Take Unorthodox Approach to Overhaul

NY Times: Bats (TYLER KEPNER) — Atlanta traded a rehabbing utility infielder for rehabbing veteran pitcher Bronson Arroyo and their real target, the 19-year-old prospect Touki Toussaint.
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Shawn Tolleson avoids injury after collision with Keone Kela during batting practice HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — Tolleson is available for tonight's game against the Yankees.
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The Tigers are moving Shane Greene and his 6.72 ERA to the bullpen HardballTalk (D.J. Short) — Greene's 6.72 ERA is the highest among all MLB pitchers with at least 80 innings pitched.
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Mets going in? New York picks up Tyler Clippard from Athletics Big League Stew (Chris Cwik) — It's been a couple seasons, but the New York Mets are buyers again at the trade deadline. The team proved as much Monday, trading for Oakland Athletics reliever Tyler Clippard. The Mets have acquired RHP Tyler Clippard and cash considerations from Oakland in exchange for minor league RHP Casey Meisner. — New York Mets (@Mets) July 27, 2015 On the surface, the Mets' bullpen was actually...
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Mets Trade for Athletics’ Tyler Clippard

NY Times: Bats (TIM ROHAN) — The Mets dealt away Casey Meisner, their 2013 third-round draft pick, for cash considerations and Clippard, who has been one of baseball’s best relievers in recent years.
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