mlb trade deadline

Yankees’ flurry of trades at deadline leaves rotation depth thin

Just over a week ago, the Yankees were well stocked with starting pitching depth.  After a flurry of trades ahead of the deadline this past Tuesday, though, that depth is more tenuous as the Yankees head into the final two months of the season.  In addition to surprisingly trading away Jordan Montgomery for injured outfielder …

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How Padres pulled off Juan Soto blockbuster

The Padres are where it’s at today, thanks to their “gunslinger” general manager, A.J. Preller, and their win-at-any costs managing partner, Peter Seidler. They gave up five great prospects to get 23-year-old wunderkind Juan Soto plus good-hitting first baseman Josh Bell from Washington. While everyone said it was a haul, there are managers and coaches …

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Yankees’ Aaron Boone: This place had ‘adverse effect’ on Joey Gallo

Joey Gallo’s nightmare tenure in The Bronx is over. The outfielder, acquired with lofty expectations from the Rangers prior to trade deadline last year, is headed to the Dodgers, The Post’s Joel Sherman confirmed Tuesday, just prior to the deadline this year. He was sent to Los Angeles in exchange for minor league pitcher Clayton …

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