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Blue Jays watch contenders load up at trade deadline: Griffin - Toronto Star

Blue Jays watch contenders load up at trade deadline: GriffinToronto StarYankees and Royals American League's big winners with impact deals, while Jays take the easy route by adding Nori Aoki and prospects for Francisco Liriano and Joe Smith. But wait till next year. The addition of righty Sonny Gray from the A's gives the ...and more »

Another year, another quiet Astros trade deadline - Houston Chronicle;

Another year, another quiet Astros trade deadline - Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleAnother year, another quiet Astros trade deadlineHouston ChronicleHouston Astros GM Jeff Luhnow made a trade with Toronto to land Francisco Liriano at the trade deadline. Houston Astros GM Jeff Luhnow made a trade with Toronto to land Francisco Liriano at the trade deadline. Photo: Karen Warren, Staff Photographer.and more »

'Season's not over yet': Jose Bautista focuses on the present as Toronto Blue Jays swing trades for future - National Post;

'Season's not over yet': Jose Bautista focuses on the present as Toronto Blue Jays swing trades for future - National Post

National Post'Season's not over yet': Jose Bautista focuses on the present as Toronto Blue Jays swing trades for futureNational PostCHICAGO — Jose Bautista bit his tongue and smiled when asked Monday if he felt the Toronto Blue Jays front office did enough before the trade deadline. In 2014, the star outfielder let his disappointment known on trade-deadline day. The veteran ...and more »

Former Astros outfielder Nori Aoki 'surprised' by trade - Chron.com;

Former Astros outfielder Nori Aoki 'surprised' by trade - Chron.com

Chron.comFormer Astros outfielder Nori Aoki 'surprised' by tradeChron.comNow former Astros outfielder Nori Aoki said he was surprised to learn he had been traded to the Toronto Blue Jays Monday afternoon. Hours before the league's trade window closed, Aoki, along with minor leaguer Teoscar Hernandez, was dealt to the AL ...and more »

Jays Trade 2 in Quiet Deadline - TSJ Sports (press release) (blog)

Jays Trade 2 in Quiet DeadlineTSJ Sports (press release) (blog)The Toronto Blue Jays have traded pitchers Fransisco Liriano and Joe Smith to a pair of contenders. Caught in the middle of trying not to tear the team down, and needing reinforcements the Jays have moved on from the two pitchers. Other names that were ...and more »

Everything you need to know about the newest Blue Jays prospects - Sportsnet.ca;

Everything you need to know about the newest Blue Jays prospects - Sportsnet.ca

Sportsnet.caEverything you need to know about the newest Blue Jays prospectsSportsnet.caRoss Atkins talks with Sportsnet's Arash Madani about the moves the Toronto Blue Jays made at the trade deadline and the interest in Marco Estrada and Jose Bautista. Arden Zwelling | @ardenzwelling July 31, 2017, 7:18 PM. Arden Zwelling ...and more »

Houston Astros add Francisco Liriano from Toronto Blue Jays to bolster rotation - UPI.com;

Houston Astros add Francisco Liriano from Toronto Blue Jays to bolster rotation - UPI.com

UPI.comHouston Astros add Francisco Liriano from Toronto Blue Jays to bolster rotationUPI.comToronto Blue Jays pitcher Francisco Liriano throws a pitch. Liriano was traded to the Houston Astros prior to the MLB trade deadline. File photo by Darren Calabrese/UPI. | License Photo. Francisco Liriano is joining the Astros after the Toronto Blue ...and more »

Houston Astros stay quiet at the trade deadline - Call to the Pen;

Houston Astros stay quiet at the trade deadline - Call to the Pen

Call to the PenHouston Astros stay quiet at the trade deadlineCall to the PenThe Houston Astros entered the season presumably needing a frontline starter to help them in their quest for their first World Series title. With the non-waiver trade deadline having passed, that isn't likely to happen now. The Houston Astros did make ...and more »

Winners and losers at the baseball trade deadline - Chron.com;

Winners and losers at the baseball trade deadline - Chron.com

Chron.comWinners and losers at the baseball trade deadlineChron.comWith a chance to solidify what could be a special baseball season in Houston, the Astros settled for adding Francisco Liriano to the bullpen at the trade deadline. With the same opportunity in Los Angeles, the Dodgers added starting pitcher Yu Darvish ...and more »

Francisco Liriano Traded to Astros from Blue Jays for Nori Aoki ... - Bleacher Report

Francisco Liriano Traded to Astros from Blue Jays for Nori Aoki ...Bleacher ReportThe Toronto Blue Jays have traded starting pitcher Francisco Liriano to the Houston Astros . Toronto confirmed the deal, adding it received outfielder Nori Aoki ...and more »

Reminder: Teams can still make trades after the July 31 deadline - NBCSports.com;

Reminder: Teams can still make trades after the July 31 deadline - NBCSports.com

NBCSports.comReminder: Teams can still make trades after the July 31 deadlineNBCSports.comAs usual, we are providing this annual reminder that although the non-waiver trade deadline has passed, teams can and will made more trades through the end of the season. July 31 marked the non-waiver trade deadline. August 31 is the waiver trade ...and more »

Astros GM disappointed team was unable to pull off big trade - FanRag Sports (blog);

Astros GM disappointed team was unable to pull off big trade - FanRag Sports (blog)

FanRag Sports (blog)Astros GM disappointed team was unable to pull off big tradeFanRag Sports (blog)While the baseball world shook at the MLB trade deadline on Monday afternoon, the Houston Astros stayed relatively quiet, aside from acquiring left-handed pitcher Francisco Liriano from the Toronto Blue Jays. The Astros had reportedly been in on ...and more »

Astros officially acquire Francisco Liriano for outfielders Norichika Aoki and Teoscar Hernandez - The Crawfish Boxes;

Astros officially acquire Francisco Liriano for outfielders Norichika Aoki and Teoscar Hernandez - The Crawfish Boxes

The Crawfish BoxesAstros officially acquire Francisco Liriano for outfielders Norichika Aoki and Teoscar HernandezThe Crawfish BoxesThe #Astros have acquired LHP Francisco Liriano from the Blue Jays in exchange for OF Nori Aoki and Teoscar Hernandez. Welcome to Houston! pic.twitter.com/lR7GF6Ve5Y. — Houston Astros (@astros) July 31, 2017. Liriano, 33, was 6-5 in 18 starts for the ...and more »

Astros get Liriano from Toronto - KRIS Corpus Christi News

Astros get Liriano from TorontoKRIS Corpus Christi NewsThe Houston Astros added depth to their starting staff in a trade-deadline deal, getting left-hander Francisco Liriano from the Toronto Blue Jays for outfielder Nori Aoki and minor leaguer Teoscar Hernandez. The 33-year-old Liriano, 33 is 6-5 with a 5 ...and more »

The Mets are finally calling up Amed Rosario - NBCSports.com;

The Mets are finally calling up Amed Rosario - NBCSports.com

NBCSports.comThe Mets are finally calling up Amed RosarioNBCSports.comMLB.com's Anthony DiComo reports that the Mets will call up shortstop Amed Rosario from Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday. The Mets will open a series at Coors Field in Colorado. Rosario, 21, is the Mets' No. 1 prospect and No. 2 overall in baseball, ...and more »

Fantasy Baseball Breaking News - Rotoworld.com

Fantasy Baseball Breaking NewsRotoworld.comAstros acquired LHP Francisco Liriano from the Blue Jays for OFs Nori Aoki and Teoscar Hernandez. The move is now official. Liriano has struggled with a 5.88 ERA over 18 starts this season, but the Astros are planning to use him as a reliever down the ...and more »

AL West-leading Astros get lefty Liriano from Blue Jays - MetroNews Canada

AL West-leading Astros get lefty Liriano from Blue JaysMetroNews CanadaHOUSTON — The AL West-leading Houston Astros have acquired lefty Francisco Liriano from the Toronto Blue Jays, adding him to a rotation that's been banged up this season. The Astros traded outfielders Nori Aoki and Teoscar Hernandez on Monday for ...and more »

Francisco Liriano Reportedly Traded to Astros from Blue Jays - Newburgh Gazette;

Francisco Liriano Reportedly Traded to Astros from Blue Jays - Newburgh Gazette

Newburgh GazetteFrancisco Liriano Reportedly Traded to Astros from Blue JaysNewburgh GazetteThe MLB Trade Deadline is Monday, July 31st at 4 p.m. eastern and Jays Journal has you covered. He made just one appearance after that in the post-season, allowing two earned runs over a third of an inning in the Blue Jays' 5-3 win over Texas in the A ...and more »

MLB trades: Astros get lefty Francisco Liriano - CBSSports.com;

MLB trades: Astros get lefty Francisco Liriano - CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comMLB trades: Astros get lefty Francisco LirianoCBSSports.comFrancisco Liriano is on the move for the second consecutive deadline. This time last year, Liriano was headed from the Pittsburgh Pirates to the Toronto Blue Jays. Now, Liriano isheaded to the Houston Astros in exchange for Nori Aoki and Teoscar ...and more »

Blue Jays trade left-hander Liriano, righty reliever Smith at deadline - The Globe and Mail;

Blue Jays trade left-hander Liriano, righty reliever Smith at deadline - The Globe and Mail

The Globe and MailBlue Jays trade left-hander Liriano, righty reliever Smith at deadlineThe Globe and MailThe Toronto Blue Jays traded left-hander Francisco Liriano to Houston and right-handed reliever Joe Smith to Cleveland before the Major League Baseball non-waiver trade deadline on Monday. Liriano was dealt with cash for outfielder Nori Aoki and ...and more »