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MLB Power Rankings: Where all 30 teams stand as clock ticks on trade deadline
Who is rising and falling on our list ahead of Friday's 4 p.m. ET trade deadline?[read more]

MLB trade deadline tracker: Possible destinations for Max Scherzer, plus our latest buzz
July 30 is approaching fast. Here's the freshest intel we're hearing, reaction to completed deals and what to know for every team.[read more]

Astros bolster pen, deal for Marlins closer Garcia
The Astros have acquired reliever Yimi Garcia from the Marlins for two players.[read more]

Cubs' Baez fined for taunting, avoids suspension
Cubs shortstop Javier Baez was only fined by MLB for taunting Reds pitcher Amir Garrett after a walk-off bases-loaded single on Monday. Cubs manager David Ross had feared that the shortstop would be suspended.[read more]

Hearing on Bauer restraining order delayed again
The civil hearing for the temporary restraining order against Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer has been moved to Aug. 16-19. The hearing was originally scheduled for Aug. 3, 4 and 19, but Bauer's side once again asked for a continuance, sources told ESPN.[read more]

A's get OF Marte from Marlins for lefty Luzardo
The A's acquired center fielder Starling Marte from the Marlins in exchange for Jesus Luzardo.[read more]

Brewers pick up veteran Escobar from D-backs
The Brewers added another infielder to their roster on Wednesday, trading with the Diamondbacks for veteran Eduardo Escobar in exchange for two prospects.[read more]

Nats' game ppd. due to 12 positive COVID cases
The Nationals' game at Philadelphia on Wednesday night was postponed after 12 members of the team, including four players, tested positive for COVID-19.[read more]

Yankees finalizing trade for Gallo, sources say
The Yankees are finalizing a deal to acquire outfielder Joey Gallo from the Rangers, sources told ESPN's Jeff Passan, with New York sending four minor leaguers to Texas in return.[read more]

Where things stand for the four Cubs stars who could be dealt at the MLB trade deadline
Is this the last week of Bryzzo in Chicago? Which contender is most likely to land Craig Kimbrel? Here's what we know about the team that could be the talk of this deadline.[read more]