Which players might be on the move, and which teams are looking to buy or sell?
Major League Baseball's July 31 trade deadline is approaching quickly and it’s time to start gathering trade rumors ahead of the deadline at the end of the month. Which players might be on the move? Which teams are looking to buy or sell? Below are the latest MLB rumors—check back often for the latest scoops.
• The Marlins will be selling at the deadline, according to the Miami Herald's Clark Spencer. The team has made it known that it will take offers on starters Mat Latos and Dan Haren, as well as Brad Hand and Jeff Baker.
• The Blue Jays are looking at the market for both starting pitchers and relief pitchers, reports Heyman. Heyman notes that Toronto has the prospects that could make a good deal available for them. Several teams have recently watched two of the Blue Jays' best pitching prospects during minor league games, reports Rosenthal, with Jeff Hoffman and Daniel Norris as the pitchers in question. Rosenthal notes that the scouting presence seems to indicate that teams are expecting the Blue Jays to be “serious buyers.”