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Ah the long awaited MLB trade deadline has arrived and the rumors and trades are pouring in. Chris Sale and Jonathan Lucroy are the big names on the market now that Andrew Cashner has been sent to the Marlins, and Lucroy already caused a ruckus. As for other big names and big-name teams: Jay Bruce is headed to the Mets, while Rich Hill and Josh Reddick are definitely moving to L.A. to wear Dodger blue. Elsewhere Carlos Beltran has been traded to the Rangers.

Prices are through the roof because of the Drew Pomeranz trade, which set warped expectations for the entire market. Teams are scrambling to find pitchers before this offseason's bare-bones free-agent pitching market, and the cost of a deal is insane this year.

Speaking of Lucroy, the Brewers had a trade agreement in place with the Indians, until the catcher blocked the trade by exercising his no trade clause. It leaves the Indians in a continued search for a catcher. Sale had generated only faint interest until he was suspended for tearing up throwback jerseys (maybe teams like a rebel). Sale served his five-game suspension and returned to the team on Thursday, making his start against the Cubs on the North Side of Chicago.

While some teams will be made to better a team in preparation of the 2016 postseason, other organizations will be looking to shed some players (and their contracts) in an effort to rebuild or reinforce for the future. For those teams that are struggling, the latter will likely be the best course of action barring delusions of grandeur. Because of the scant pitching availability, teams will be in a position to hold out for deals that will be tantamount to ransom.

As to the deadline itself: it’s typically set for the last day of July, but MLB commissioner Rob Manfred opted in January to move the deadline back one day since July 31 falls on a Sunday. The deadline time, however, will remain unchanged at 4 p.m. ET and Manfred stressed at the time this would be a one-time adjustment.

With all eight games scheduled to start at 7:10 p.m. ET or later, there’s nothing to split the focus away from the deadline insanity. And so, let the trading games begin.

The big names:

Jonathan Lucroy

August 1: Jonathan Lucroy a top interest for Rangers

July 31: Rangers, Brewers now discussing Lucroy deal

July 31: Jonathan Lucroy has exercised his no-trade clause, canceling deal

July 30: Indians, Brewers agree to Lucroy trade, pending his approval

July 30: Indians, Mets, mystery team in on Lucroy

July 30: Mets make bigger offer, Lucroy out of Brewers lineup

July 29: Indians, Red Sox and Mets still seeking Jonathan Lucroy trade

July 28: Red Sox in the mix for Lucroy trade

July 27: "Momentum building" toward Jonathan Lucroy trade

July 25: Jonathan Lucroy should be a top target for the Tigers

July 24: Mets talking with Brewers about Lucroy

July 24: Rangers, Mets, Indians interested in Lucroy

July 20: Indians, Brewers "in talks" for Jonathan Lucroy

July 18: The Indians’ Yan Gomes situation with regard to a Jonathan Lucroy trade

July 15: Rangers, Brewers have discussed Jonathan Lucroy, Will Smith

Chris Sale

August 1: Red Sox "pushing hardest" for Sale trade, Moncada not likely involved

August 1: Dodgers, Red Sox likely destinations for Chris Sale

July 31: Rangers, Dodgers, Red Sox interested in Chris Sale

July 28: Yankees have inquired about Sale

July 25: Dodgers willing to include Julio Urias in package for Chris Sale

July 23: Braves among teams interested in Chris Sale

July 23: Chris Sale start scratched after "clubhouse incident" amid trade rumors

July 23: Chris Sale, Jose Quintana talk dominating discussions

July 22: Rangers making 'serious effort for Sale

July 22: Sox getting offers for Chris Sale, Jose Quintana

July 21: White Sox GM: "We're mired in mediocrity," team won't rule out tear down

Chris Archer

July 31: Dodgers interested in Archer

July 26: Chris Archer is not "untouchable"

July 24: The Tigers won't be trading for Chris Archer

July 21: Rays need to be overwhelmed to deal Archer

July 21: Rival GM speculates Dodgers' chances of landing Archer at 70 percent

July 18: Three players NOT on the trading block includes Chris Archer

July 15: Pirates scouting Chris Archer's start for a trade with the Rays

July 15: Rays laughing at offers for Chris Archer

Michael Pineda

July 28: Rangers interested in trio of Yankees

July 20: Yankees' Michael Pineda represents best remaining option for Marlins

July 19: Marlins interested in Michael Pineda, but Yankees don’t want to trade

July 19: Andrew Cashner, Michael Pineda being considered by Marlins

Jay Bruce (traded to the Mets on August 1)

August 1: Reds "found a match" for Jay Bruce

August 1: Giants, Dodgers among teams interested in Bruce

July 31: Bruce scratched from Sunday lineup

July 29: Dodgers "very much in play" for Bruce, potentially in three-team trade

July 29: Dodgers, Nationals, Orioles, Mets interested in Bruce

July 28: Seattle interested in Bruce, Cozart

July 27: Mariners have reached out regarding Bruce

July 21: Dodgers interested in Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez, Reds' Jay Bruce

July 21: Potential Reds targets in a Bruce trade with the Indians

July 19: Rangers have inquired about Reds’ Jay Bruce

Rich Hill (traded to the Dodgers on August 1)

August 1: Pirates and Athletics have discussed a Rich Hill trade

July 31: Oakland talking contract extension with Hill

July 31: Dodgers made offer for Hill, Reddick

July 30: Hill placed on DL with blister

July 22: A's players and odds to be dealt

July 19: The Marlins and the Rich Hill price

July 17: Athletics’ demands for Rangers target Rich Hill steep

July 15: The Rangers are in on A’s Rich Hill, per report

July 14: Rich Hill thought to be best option for Rangers

July 14: How the Drew Pomeranz trade affects A’s Rich Hill’s trade value

July 14: Top trade target Athletics’ Rich Hill scratched from start with blister

Andrew Miller (traded to Indians on July 31)

July 31: Yankees get a massive haul in return for Andrew Miller trade

July 29: Nationals willing to offer Giolito for Miller, which might not be enough

July 28: Rangers interested in Carlos Beltran, Andrew Miller, Michael Pineda

July 25: Will Nationals make a play for Andrew Miller after losing out on Chapman?

July 22: Multiple teams are interested in Yankees' Andrew Miller

July 13: Indians could be "sleepers" to acquire Chapman or Miller from Yankees

Andrew Cashner (traded to Marlins on July 29)

July 28: Orioles still "trying hard" to get Andrew Cashner from Padres

July 27: Andrew Cashner bracing for trade

July 27: Giants interested in Andrew Cashner (for some reason)

July 23: Orioles, Padres discussing separate Melvin Upton Jr., Cashner trades

July 22: Orioles scouted Padres' Andrew Cashner on Thursday

July 22: Blue Jays expressing interest in CC Sabathia and Andrew Cashner

July 21: Padres' Andrew Cashner expected to be traded soon

July 21: Three teams involved in competition for Andrew Cashner's services

July 20: Andrew Cashner drawing interest from "a surprising number" of teams

July 20: Andrew Cashner could be moved soon but he's expected to start Thursday

Aroldis Chapman (traded to Cubs on July 25)

July 25: Yankees trade Aroldis Chapman to Cubs for at least three players

July 25: Deal for Aroldis Chapman will include "much more" than expected

July 25: Cubs' Adam Warren could be included in Aroldis Chapman deal

July 24: Cubs working on Chapman trade involving Gleyber Torres

July 24: Mystery team (YES!!!!) enters Chapman sweepstakes

July 24: Giants likely out of mix for Chapman

July 23: Yankees close to trading Aroldis Chapman

July 23: Nationals interested in Aroldis Chapman, reluctant to trade top prospects

July 23: Yankees aggressively shopping Aroldis Chapman

July 19: Nationals, Rangers, Indians interested in Aroldis Chapman

July 19: The Nats could be interested in Aroldis Chapman again

Drew Pomeranz (traded to Red Sox on July 14)

July 14: Red Sox trade Anderson Espinoza to Padres for Drew Pomeranz

July 13: Rangers interested in Drew Pomeranz

July 13: Marlins still considering Drew Pomeranz, Sonny Gray

July 13: All-Star pitcher Drew Pomeranz targeted by numerous teams

Other rumors:

August 1: Twins and Blue Jays discussing Ervin Santana trade

August 1: Indians "determined" to get a bat before the deadline

August 1: Rockies "looking at buying" instead of selling at the deadline

August 1: Mariners, Reds progressing on possible Zack Cozart trade

August 1: The Giants are not actually interested in Jeremy Hellickson

August 1: Red Sox discussing Carlos Beltran trade with Yankees

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July 31: Giants interested in Matt Moore

July 31: Several teams interested in Carlos Beltran

July 31: San Francisco interested in Jeffress, Smith from Milwaukee

July 31: O's, Giants interested in Hellickson

July 31: Padres trying to deal Norris, Braves interested in McCann reunion

July 31: Dodgers interested in Rays pitchers, were 'mystery team' interested in Lucroy

July 31: Tigers still in the market for starting pitchers

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July 30: Nationals acquire Mark Melancon from Pirates for Felipe Rivero, Taylor Hearn

July 30:  Pirates possibly looking for Aroldis Chapman-type return for Mark Melancon

July 30: Sonny Gray is not going anywhere

July 30: Rays are likely the mystery team in developing Dodgers-Reds deal

July 30: Brewers are "not anxious" to trade Junior Guerra

July 30: Derek Norris likely the next Padre traded

July 30: GM Stewart receiving "a ton" of interest in Shelby Miller

July 30: Orioles "taking a hard look" at Wade Miley

July 30: Wade Davis heads back to KC for MRI

July 30: Indians interested in Rzepczynski

July 30: Braves acquire Kemp from Padres for Olivera

July 30: Josh Reddick not going to Cubs, likely not going to Dodgers

July 30: Derek Norris more likely for Rangers than Jonathan Lucroy

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July 29: Rangers, Phillies in 'pretty deep' trade discussions involving Vincent Velasquez

July 29: Braves nearing deal to trade Jim Johnson

July 29: Dipoto says Seattle not dealing Walker, Paxton

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July 28: Giants acquire Eduardo Nunez from Twins for a minor leaguer

July 28: Hudson expected to be dealt by Diamondbacks soon

July 28: Nationals kicking the tires on Jose Bautista

July 28: Marlins' Dee Gordon won't be dealt for starting pitching

July 28: Everything known about Marlins' "aggressive" pursuit for a starting pitcher

July 28: Which Rays players are rumored likely to be moved at the deadline?

July 28: Indians have interest in Rays' Steve Pearce and Twins' Eduardo Nunez

July 28: Cubs and Athletics discussing deal for Josh Reddick

July 28: Royals looking to deal Wade Davis and Ian Kennedy as a package

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July 27: Tigers would be a good fit for Santiago and Shoemaker at the right price

July 27: Phillies want top-five prospect for Jeremy Hellickson

July 27: Brewers should check in on Shelby Miller

July 27: Vince Velazquez draws interest from Rangers

July 27: Suddenly hot Shields available in trade

July 27: Giants looking for rentals

July 27: Dodgers interested in Wade Davis

July 27: Angels will listen to offers on Santiago, Shoemaker

July 27: Brewers' asking price for Jeremy Jeffress is high

July 27: Should the Yankees trade Nathan Eovaldi?

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July 26: Five crazy trades that could work well for the Rockies

July 26: Matt Shoemaker is a potential fit for the Royals

July 26: Tigers interested in pair of Phillies relievers

July 26: Josh Naylor the only big-name prospect Marlins have to offer in trades

July 26: If the Orioles do make a trade, it should be for a relief pitcher

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July 25: What can the Angels get in return for Hector Santiago?

July 25: Angels are listening to multiple Hector Santiago offers

July 25: Mets' bullpen is the most likely area for an upgrade

July 25: Wade Davis trade would need higher return than Aroldis Chapman trade

July 25: The Yankees are shopping Ivan Nova but have yet to receive inquiries

July 25: Several teams interested in Angels players

July 25: Hector Santiago could be an option for the Marlins

July 25: Phillies' Vince Velasquez of interest to Rangers

July 25: Diamondbacks making Shelby Miller available for trade at lower price

July 25: Tigers still plan to stand pat at trade deadline

July 25: Phillies scouting the Marlins for possible Jeremy Hellickson trade

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July 24: Rangers looking at Royals' Edinson Volquez

July 24: Royals interested in Clay Buchholz

July 24: What the Rays should do at the deadline

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July 23: Rays want Gallo from Rangers in deal for Odorizzi or Moore

July 23: Nationals interested in Royals' Wade Davis

July 23: Braves likely to hold onto Ender Inciarte

July 23: Indians involved in discussions with Padres for Melvin Upton Jr.

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July 22: Orioles, Padres have discussed Upton/Ubaldo swap

July 22: Rangers interested in Reds pitcher Anthony DeSclafani

July 22: Royals showing interest in Braves outfielder Nick Markakis

July 22: Marlins were "surprised" with Adeiny Hechavarria extension request

July 22: Cubs interested in Josh Reddick

July 22: A's players and odds to be dealt

July 22: Mets interested in Joe Smith, Chris Withrow, Jeremy Jeffress

July 22: Miami likely to discuss contract with Martin Prado at seasons' end

July 22: Phillies taking calls on "a number of players"

July 22: Which top prospects may be dealt at the trade deadline?

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July 21: Braves continue to say Teheran won't be traded

July 21: Boone Logan could be fit for Nationals

July 21: Yankees could potentially cut ties with A-Rod, Teixeira

July 21: Trading Kyle Schwarber isn't likely, but here's what they could get for him

July 21: Giants add lefty Boone Logan to pile of trade rumors

July 21: What the Rays could expect to get in return for their starting players

July 21: The Mariners are not good (enough to be buyers)

July 21: The Angels can no longer afford to play the pitching trade market

July 21: White Sox considering dealing David Robertson, Todd Frazier

July 21: Jeremy Hellickson doesn't want to be traded from Phillies

July 21: Orioles, Marlins interested in Jeremy Hellickson

July 21: Tigers' Justin Wilson drawing heavy interest

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July 20: Orioles are scouting Jeremy Hellickson

July 20: Cubs acquire Mike Montgomery in four-player trade with Mariners

July 20: Why the Cubs might trade Kyle Schwarber for Andrew Miller

July 20: Twins' Ervin Santana carries a high asking price but would fit multiple teams

July 20: Several Twins players are drawing interest

July 20: Brewers, Phillies relievers being considered by Giants

July 20: Everyone wants to trade for Jurickson Profar

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July 19: Marlins looking for pitching, eyes on several starters

July 19: Matt Shoemaker could be an upgrade for the Blue Jays’ rotation

July 19: Nationals interested in Rockies’ Charlie Blackmon

July 19: The Pirates need relief pitching and the Yankees can help

July 19: Dodgers talking with Rays, but not about Evan Longoria

July 19: Dodgers open to trading Yasiel Puig despite needing outfield help

July 19: Phillies need to trade to open a spot for prospect Aaron Altherr

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July 18: Aroldis Chapman is a potential Yankees trade chip

July 18: Nationals, Cubs, Rangers, and Royals scouting Yankees trade targets

July 18: Rangers willing to part with Joey Gallo for pitching

July 18: NL West Notes: Shelby Miller trade, Padres wait

July 18: Yankees, Royals discussed Carlos Beltran trade

July 18: Tigers could be parting with prospects at this year's deadline

July 18: GM John Coppolella's talk on trading Braves’ Julio Teheran is "lip service"

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July 17: Rays pitchers subject of trade talks, would benefit Rangers

July 17: AL Central Notes: Tigers trade opportunities, Indians deadline plans

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July 16: Pirates shopping Jon Niese and Jeff Locke, Tigers would be a low-buy fit

July 16: The Drew Pomeranz deal hurts the Tigers’ trade market

July 16: Diamondbacks willing to deal relievers, could bolster Tigers bullpen

July 16: Rangers’ Matt Moore subject of trade talks

July 16: Rays shopping starting pitching, Tigers could potentially be involved

July 16: Marlins open to moving Adeiny Hechavarria for right starting pitcher

July 16: Aroldis Chapman, Carlos Beltran will be moved if club struggles continue

July 16: Mets not ruling out reunion with Pirates’ Jon Niese

July 16: Yankees have discussed Nathan Eovaldi trade with Pirates

July 16: Braves looking at catcher market

July 16: Cubs don’t want to move Jimenez, Pirates considering pitching upgrade

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July 15: Orioles trade target: Jeremy Hellickson

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July 14: Drew Pomeranz likely wasn’t a top Marlins target due to lack of trust

July 14: How the Drew Pomeranz trade affects the Orioles

July 14: Mets, White Sox have needs Rockies could fill

July 14: Royals’ Eric Hosmer could be seeking 10-year, $200 million deal

July 14: Mets hope to strengthen bullpen at trade deadline

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July 13: Braves GM says Julio Teheran will not be traded

July 13: The Tigers need to buy big at MLB trade deadline

July 12: Yankees All-Star break rumors and notes

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