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Trade deadline 2022: Astros acquire Baltimore’s Tri Mancini and Boston’s Christian Vasquez in separate deals

Houston, Texas — The Houston Astros have acquired first baseman/defender Trey Mancini of the Baltimore Orioles as well as catcher Christian Vasquez of the Boston Red Sox, sources Jeff Bassan of ESPN reported. The Mancini deal, announced Monday by the Astros, is a three-team trade that also includes the Tampa Bay Rays. Besides Mancini, the …

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San Diego Padres sign All-Star Joe Musgrove for a 5-year, $100 million extension

SAN DIEGO – Joe Musgrove walked onto the podium in an oil green suit, with his family on the left side of the room and a small group of Padres to his right, including teammates Manny Machado and Jake Kronworth, as well as manager Bob Melvin and shooting coach Robin Nebla. The great right-hand man …

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Trade deadline 2022: Astros acquire Baltimore’s Tri Mancini and Boston’s Christian Vasquez in separate deals

Houston, Texas — The Houston Astros have acquired first baseman/defender Trey Mancini of the Baltimore Orioles as well as catcher Christian Vasquez of the Boston Red Sox, sources Jeff Bassan of ESPN reported. The Mancini deal, announced Monday by the Astros, is a three-team trade that also includes the Tampa Bay Rays. Besides Mancini, the …

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New York Yankees acquire starter Frankie Montas, Lou Trevino’s closest to Oakland Athletics

4:35 p.m. ET Jeff BassanESPN Close ESPN MLB InsideAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of Sports’ Most Important Commodity” The New York Yankees have acquired right-hander Frankie Montas and closest Lou Trevino in a deal with the Oakland Athletics, the Yankees announced Monday. The first family receives Ken Waldichuk, JB Sears, right-hand man …

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Phillies sweep the pirates as the team blazes in the wild card race

Small sweeping movement in western Pennsylvania! The Phillies won every match in their group of four matches with the Pirates over the extended weekend series. At 55-47, Phils is an eight-game season high over 0.500. Here’s how it went: • Thursday: 8-7 The Phils barely win after allowing five games at the bottom of the …

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