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5 MLB Trade Deadline Winners

After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.

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Top 5 Starting Rotations If The Playoffs Started Today

By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]

07/31/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 30: Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI single against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the first inning at AT&T Park on July 30, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants Snap 6-Game Losing Streak With Win Over Pirates

Reliever Jean Machi and the San Francisco Giants took advantage of a huge baserunning blunder by Pittsburgh, tagging out two runners who wandered away on the same play and beating the Pirates 7-5 Wednesday to end a six-game losing streak.

07/30/2014

Eric Chavez #3 of the Oakland Athletics gestures to the fans during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at McAfee Coliseum on August 11, 2005 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won 5-4. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former A’s Star Eric Chavez Announces Retirement

Chavez, 36 earned six straight Gold Glove awards while playing third base for the A’s between 1998 and 2010. He was the lone big name player from the Monebyall era to sign a long term deal and stay in Oakland, but injuries prevented the long term success that many saw in his future.

07/30/2014

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5 Crazy Plays By A Shortstop You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

A super human shortstop, no Derek Jeter, we’re not talking about you.

07/30/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 29: Jordy Mercer #10 of the Pittsburgh Pirates completes the double-play over the top of Joaquin Arias #13 of the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the eighth inning at AT&T Park on July 29, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

SF Skids To 6th Straight Loss; Former Giants Prospect Liriano Strikes Out 11 In Pirates’ 3-1 Win

Francisco Liriano struck out a season-high 11 in seven innings to win consecutive starts for the first time this season and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the San Francisco Giants 3-1 on Tuesday night.

07/29/2014

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 29: Nick Punto #1 of the Oakland Athletics avoids a collision with Brandon Moss #37 as he makes the final out against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on July 29, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Six-Run Rally Lifts A’s Over Astros

Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.

07/29/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 28: Jordy Mercer #10 of the Pittsburgh Pirates tags out Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants attempting to steal second base in the bottom of the sixth inning at AT&T Park on July 28, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Struggle In 5-0 Loss To Pirates

Vance Worley tossed a four-hitter for his first career shutout, and the Pittsburgh Pirates pounded Madison Bumgarner early in a 5-0 win over the struggling San Francisco Giants on Monday night.

07/28/2014

Inductee Tony La Russa gives his speech at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 27, 2014 in Cooperstown, New York. La Russa managed for 33 seasons with 2,728 victories and led his teams to six pennants and three Worls Series titles. (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: La Russa Honors His Players In Hall Of Fame Speech

Former A’s and Cardinals manager Tony La Russa singled out his former players in the audience as he was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame Sunday.

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Dee Gordon #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers completes the double play over the top of Gregor Blanco #7 of the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the first inning at AT&T Park on July 26, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Power Rankings: Giants Still A Top 5 Team After Sweep At Home?

The Giant’s remain among the league’s elite, despite a sputtering offense. The A’s? Still #1, but look who’s right behind them.

07/28/2014

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