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August 1, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Sonny in New York: Yankees Go Gray

by Stacey Gotsulias, Jarrett Seidler, Javier Barragan and Steve Givarz

Oakland sends Sonny Gray to New York for a trio of prospects, as the Yankees load up for a playoff run.

Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)

by Zack Moser, Eric Roseberry and Emmett Rosenbaum

Tigers general manager Al Avila sends Justin Wilson and his son, Alex Avila, to the suddenly red hot Cubs.

Transaction Analysis: Fallen Star at Mile High

by Colin Anderle, Nicholas Zettel and Craig Goldstein

Texas sends Jonathan Lucroy to Colorado and returns Jeremy Jeffress to Milwaukee.

Transaction Analysis: Rizzo's Relief

by Aaron Gleeman and Greg Goldstein

Washington adds another veteran late-inning reliever, snagging All-Star closer Brandon Kintzler from Minnesota.

July 31, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Dave Dombrowski, Bullpen Buyer

by Ben Carsley, Erich Rothmann and Jarrett Seidler

Boston adds Mets closer Addison Reed in another effort to build a bridge to Craig Kimbrel.

Transaction Analysis: More Melk, Please

by Matthew Trueblood and Victor Filoromo

Kansas City adds more help for a final run, bringing back Melky Cabrera to the outfield mix.

Transaction Analysis: Jaime Garcia, Flipped

by Aaron Gleeman, Jarrett Seidler and Javier Barragan

Jaime Garcia is on the move for the second time in a week, going from Minnesota to New York.

Transaction Analysis: The Purge: Philadelphia

by Ben Diamond, Lukas Vlahos, Greg Goldstein and Craig Goldstein

Jeremy Hellickson goes from one non-contender to another, while Howie Kendrick joins the Nationals' stacked lineup.

Transaction Analysis: Rays Relief

by Patrick Dubuque, Noah Grand and John Eshleman

Remaking the Rays' bullpen with Steve Cishek and Dan Jennings, and Erasmo Ramirez's return to Seattle.

Transaction Analysis: The Seller's Detour

by Bryan Grosnick and Jeffrey Paternostro

What do the Mets want with Marlins closer A.J. Ramos?

July 28, 2017

Transaction Analysis: The Duda Byes

by Bryan Grosnick and Javier Barragan

Lucas Duda's underrated run with the Mets comes to an end, as the Rays add a power bat for the stretch run.

Transaction Analysis: Altitude Frisbee

by Aaron Gleeman, Zack Moser, Greg Goldstein, Jeffrey Paternostro and Mark Anderson

Colorado picks up bullpen help in Pat Neshek, Washington calls up Andrew Stevenson, and Minnesota unloads one of the old regime's mistakes.

July 27, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Kansas City Buyers

by Bryan Grosnick, Zach Crizer, Craig Goldstein and George Bissell

San Diego is always selling, so Kansas City added three pitchers for what might be one last run.

Transaction Analysis: Nunez and His Helmet Fly to Fenway

by Shawn Brody, Erich Rothmann and Mark Anderson

Boston sends a pair of pitching prospects to San Francisco for veteran utility infielder Eduardo Nunez.

July 26, 2017

Transaction Analysis: The Bridge to Knebel

by Kate Morrison, Nick Schaefer, Scott Delp and Gideon Turk

Milwaukee bets on Anthony Swarzak's bullpen breakout, Danny Espinosa and Rob Refsnyder find new homes, and the White Sox add another prospect.

July 25, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Panda 2.0

by Patrick Dubuque, Brett Cowett, Aaron Gleeman, Martin Alonso and Mark Anderson

Pablo Sandoval heads back to San Francisco, the Twins add much-needed rotation help in Jaime Garcia, and the Mariners swap four minor leaguers for David Phelps.

July 20, 2017

Transaction Analysis: First We Take Manhattan

by Bryan Grosnick, Greg Goldstein, Steve Givarz, Ryan Schultz, Mike Gianella and George Bissell

New York adds a third baseman and two high-end bullpen arms, and limits Boston's options in the process.

July 19, 2017

Transaction Analysis: JD to AZ

by Wilson Karaman, Stacey Gotsulias, Mark Anderson and George Bissell

The Diamondbacks add another big bat to the lineup, snagging J.D. Martinez from the Tigers for a trio of prospects.

July 18, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Stearns Goes Bargain Shopping

by Colin Anderle, Aaron Gleeman, Jarrett Seidler and Nicholas Zettel

Milwaukee adds a pair of relievers, New York picks up yet another first baseman, and the international signing bonus slot just can't seem to find a home.

July 17, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Our Long Nationals Nightmare Is Over

by Bryan Grosnick, Ben Diamond, Javier Barragan, Greg Goldstein and George Bissell

Washington's mess of a bullpen gets major help in form of right-hander Ryan Madson and left-hander Sean Doolittle.

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