MLB rumors: Latest news, buzz, trades and more

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Wednesday June 14th, 2017

Through the first two months of the Major League Baseball season, rumors are already starting to fly about deals that could be made before the non-waiver trade deadline on July 31.

As teams scramble to get a foothold of their positions in their respective divisions, injuries have already derailed some teams potential at a postseason berth.

Here is the latest news and rumors from around the league.

Rumors and News

• New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia left Tuesday's game with a left hamstring strain. Sabathia is expected to go on the disabled list.

• Both groups in the bidding to purchase the Miami Marlins are still “hundreds of millions” of dollars short of $1.3 billion asking price. (Fox Business)

• The Boston Red Sox may pursue Jhonny Peralta. Peralta was given his unconditional release by the St. Louis Cardinals. (ESPN.com)

• Veteran pitcher Edwin Jackson has cleared waivers after being designated for assignment by the Baltimore Orioles.

• Son of Roger Clemens, Kacy Clemens, goes to the Toronto Blue Jays on Day 2 of the MLB draft

Injuries

• Milwaukee Brewers placed pitcher Brandon Woodruff on the 10-day disabled list with right hamstring tightness.

• New York Mets placed shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera on the 10-day disabled list with a left thumb sprain.

• Toronto Blue Jays placed pitcher Matt Andriese on the 10-day disabled list with a hip stress reaction. Move is retroactive to June 11.

• Los Angeles Dodgers placed first baseman Adrian Gonzalez on the 10-day disabled list with lower back discomfort. Move is retroactive to June 12.

• Texas Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels is on the verge of going on minor league rehab assignment, Hamels has been out since May with an oblique injury.

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