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Beltre still with Rangers, still could go to contender

Adrian Beltre was back in Texas, still with the Rangers on Wednesday after a road trip that ended on the same day as the non-waiver trade deadline. That doesn’t necessarily mean that baseball’s active career hits leader will finish this season, the last on his contract and maybe the last of his Hall of Fame-caliber career, with the last-place Rangers. ...

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Short trade: Diekman from Rangers to DBacks while in Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) Left-hander Jake Diekman went from one clubhouse to the other in Arizona after being dealt by the Texas Rangers to the Diamondbacks just before the non-waiver trade deadline Tuesday. Diekman struck out two while pitching the ninth inning for Texas in its win at Arizona on Monday night. Diekman was 1-1 with a 3.69 ERA in a team-high ...

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Braves, Rangers have discussed Beltre deal

The Braves and Rangers have discussed a trade that would send Adrian Beltre to Atlanta, sources said on Monday, but it’s unclear if there’s enough momentum to complete a deal before Tuesday’s 4 p.m. ET non-waiver Trade Deadline. Beltre, 39, has full no-trade protection, and he has not indicated publicly whether he would accept a deal to the Braves — ...

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Cubs acquire Cole Hamels in trade with Rangers

The Chicago Cubs are gambling a change of scenery and a pennant race will help Cole Hamels return to form. The Cubs acquired the veteran left-hander and cash from the Texas Rangers on Friday for right-hander Eddie Butler, minor league pitcher Rollie Lacy and a player to be named. Hamels is in the midst of perhaps the worst year of ...

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Rangers, Nats discussing Hamels trade

Although negotiations are at a preliminary stage and obstacles remain, the Nationals and Rangers have had trade discussions involving four-time All-Star Cole Hamels, sources told MLB.com Monday. The Hamels talks illuminate one key aspect of the Nationals’ approach to the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline: As long as they are viable contenders for a National League playoff spot, they will ...

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