Trade Talk Tracker: All quiet on Dodgers’ front; Brewers getting aggressive

Trade Talk Tracker: All quiet on Dodgers’ front; Brewers getting aggressive

The Stew’s Trade Talk Tracker follows the juiciest rumors in MLB until the non-waiver trade deadline on July 31. We’ll give you the day’s most important links about who may (or may not) be changing teams soon.

MATT KEMP UPDATE: The Dodgers aren’t close to any significant deal and might be wary of moving Matt Kemp’s right-handed bat before Thursday’s deadline. [@Ken_Rosenthal]

FALSE ALARM: Dodgers prospect Corey Seager was removed from his Double-A game on Saturday but is not on the move. He’s dealing with a stomach ailment. [Jeff Passan]

DONE DEAL: The Giants acquired Jake Peavy from the Red Sox. [Big League Stew]

MORE MONEY: Despite the Peavy deal, the Giants still have money to add another piece. [@Alex Pavlovic]

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NO DEAL: The Nationals expressed interest in Adrian Beltre but were turned away by the Rangers. []


TRADE REQUEST: Mike Carp would like the Red Sox to trade him before July 31. [@PeteAbe]

BREW CREW MOVES?: Brewers GM Doug Melvin has been very aggressive looking for upgrades. [Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel]

OPTION: Marlon Byrd may ask the Phillies to pick up his $8 million team option before agreeing to a deal.  [Jon Heyman]

MAXIMUM RELIEF: All seven Red Sox relievers are reportedly available. The Pirates had scouts watching them on Saturday. [ESPN Boston]

TULO UPDATE: The Rockies shortstop was not likely to be dealt anyway, but now he’s heading to see a surgeon in Philadelphia for his thigh injury. [Denver Post]



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