A's think Lester puts them over the top

OAKLAND, Calif.--Jon Lester may have no bigger fan in baseball than Billy Beane.

Proof was forthcoming Thursday morning when the Oakland A's general manager broke up the middle of the top-scoring lineup in baseball by sending left fielder Yoenis ...

Brewers acquire OF Gerardo Parra from Arizona

While still on the lookout for a right-hander relief pitcher, the Milwaukee Brewers made a move Thursday to deepen their outfield, more specifically with a left-handed bat.

The Brewers acquired outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Arizona ...

Pirates give up 3 homers in loss to Diamondbacks

PHOENIX -- The flip side of the trade deadline receives less attention than the trades. Every time a team sends away a player, they backfill that vacant roster spot in a chain reaction that travels all the way through the farm system.

The Arizona...

Giants silent at trade deadline

NEW YORK--The San Francisco Giants didn't make a move on one of the busiest deadline days in MLB history, and that was just fine with Brian Sabean. The general manager said the club zeroed in on options at second base and came close to completing ...