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RUMORS: Giants to sign one of the three big free agent closers. Rockies interested in Mark Melancon. Brandon Phillips more willing to waive no-trade clause. And more…


It is November and Donald Trump has just been elected President of the United States, but there happen to be a few more things going on in the world. So, if you’d like, take a look below at some of the most recent rumors throughout baseball.

11/08/16 Report: The New York Mets have ‘at least inquired about’ Jose Bautista.

11/08/16 Report: Free-Agent DH Kendrys Morales is drawing interest from multiple teams, including the New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, and Toronto Blue Jays.

11/08/16 Report: The San Fransisco Giants are ‘open-minded’ in pursuit of Justin Turner.

11/08/16 Report: Mike Napoli appears to be gaining interest from the Seattle Mariners.

11/08/16 Report: The Tampa Bay Rays to consider trade offers for Evan Longoria. (Dodgers?)

1/08/16 Report: Atlanta Braves and Tampa Bay Rays discussing a Chris Archer trade.

11/08/16 Report:Baltimore Orioles ‘considering’ a multiyear deal with Mark Trumbo.

11/08/16 Report: The Los Angeles Dodgers to make a ‘dedicated pursuit’ of Aroldis Chapman.

11/08/16 Report: New York Yankees to reach out to Rich Hill’s representatives.

11/08/16 Report: Los Angeles Dodgers exploring trade of Howie Kendrick.

11/08/16 Report: Minnesota Twins interested in free-agent catcher, Jason Castro.

11/09/16 Report: Houston Astros to pursue either Miguel Cabrera or Edwin Encarnacion.

11/08/16 Report: Detroit Tigers ‘open to anything’.

11/08/16 Report: Free-Agent closer Aroldis Chapman is seeking a $100M deal.

11/09/16 Report: Houston Astros ‘hot’ for Carlos Beltran.

11/09/16 Report: San Fransisco Giants to look at Yoenis Cespedes and other big bats.

11/09/16 Report: Rob Manfred says he’s ‘close’ to decision on penalties for the St.Louis Cardinals hacking into the Houston Astros’ system.

11/09/16 Report: MLB considering formal change to strike zone this offseason.

11/09/16 Report: Japanese RHP Shohei Otani could get $300 major league contract, ‘That is how special a talent he is’.

11/09/16 Report: San Fransisco Giants met with Aroldis Chapman’s representatives.

11/09/16 Report: Cleveland Indians receiving calls for Andrew Miller, GM calls a possible trade ‘a long shot’.

11/09/16 Report: Houston Astros identified as a trade partner for Yankees’ Brian McCann.

11/09/16 Report: Cincinnati Reds have ‘no intention’ of trading 1B Joey Votto.

11/09/16 Report: Washington Nationals and Pittsburgh Pirates discussed blockbuster trade involving Andrew McCutchen at July trade deadline.

11/10/16 Report: Chicago White Sox are ‘listening’ to trade offers on Todd Frazier.

11/10/16 Official: Atlanta Braves sign 42-year-old SP R.A. Dickey to 1-year deal.

11/10/16 Report: New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia pleads not guilty to domestic violence charges, next hearing scheduled for December 15th.

11/10/16 Report: San Fransisco Giants have met with representatives for closers Kenley Jansen, Mark Melancon, and Aroldis Chapman.

11/10/16 Report: Minnesota Twins received interest on Brian Dozier from ‘multiple teams’ during GM meetings.

11/10/16 Report: Edwin Encarnacion could sign with a team ‘soon’. Agent says “He’s not one to stretch it out”.

11/10/16 Report: Jose Bautista does not plan to accept Blue Jays’ $17.2M qualifying offer.

11/11/16 Official: Atlanta Braves sign 43-year-old P Bartolo Colon to 1-year/$12.5M deal.

11/11/16 Report: Derek Jeter says ‘ultimate goal’ is to become an owner – ‘I got away from the game for awhile. I didn’t watch.’

11/11/16 Official: Milwaukee Brewers and manager Craig Counsell agree to 3-year extension through 2020.

11/11/16 Report: Toronto Blue Jays sign top Cuban prospect Lourdes Gurriel, 23, to 7-year/$22M deal.

11/11/16 Report: Toronto Blue Jays ‘making push’ for free-agent Kendrys Morales.

11/11/16 Report: Toronto Blue Jays sign ex-Royal DH Kendrys Morales to a 3-year/$33M deal.

11/11/16 Report: Philadelphia Phillies acquire OF/INF Howie Kendrick from the Los Angeles Dodgers for 1B Darin Ruf and 2B Darnell Sweeney.

11/11/16 Report: San Fransisco Giants feel confident team will sign Chapman, Jansen, or Melancon – Official says “We’re getting 1 of the big closers”.

11/12/16 Report: Colorado Rockies interested in free-agent closer, Mark Melancon.

11/12/16 Report: Brandon Phillips is more willing to waive no-trade clause this offseason, with 1-year left on deal.

11/12/16 Report: Toronto Blue Jays looking at Josh Reddick as OF alternative if Jose Bautista signs elsewhere.

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Easton Leonard
Easton Leonard is the Owner and Founder of the Major League Mayhem website. Easton has grown up in the state of Arkansas, as a die hard St. Louis Cardinals fan. He enjoys hanging out with friends, being involved with the Dallas Avenue Baptist Church Student Ministries and of course watching the Cardinals or just baseball in general. Easton started his writing career by starting a blog on covering the St.Louis Cardinals. That blog has now grown into a trusted MLB website called MLB Mayhem (which you happen to be on right now). Easton has contributed to multiple MLB websites, including Everything MLB Inc, Locker Talk Sports, Cards Corner, Sports Talk Feed and Arch City Sports. Easton is also a member of the IBWAA (Internet Baseball Writers Association of America).

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