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Baseball Insider: July 25, 2010 - July 31, 2010

Buck Showalter to manage Baltimore Orioles

After plowing through three consecutive rookie managers since the middle of the last decade, the Baltimore Orioles decided to try something different this time, hiring former New York Yankees, Arizona Diamondbacks and Texas Rangers manager Buck Showalter on Thursday. The hiring was not official, but was confirmed by a source...

By Dave Sheinin  |  July 29, 2010; 2:14 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
Categories:  Orioles  
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Report: Roy Oswalt headed to Philadelphia Phillies

ESPN.com is reporting that Roy Oswalt has agreed to waive his no-trade clause and will accept a trade from the Houston Astros to the Philadelphia Phillies. Houston reportedly would get left-hander J.A. Happ and two prospects from the Phillies in the deal. Oswalt is scheduled to start for Houston on...

By From staff reports  |  July 29, 2010; 2:10 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Astros , Phillies  
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Will we see the NL rookie of the year at Nats Park tonight?

Ever since Stephen Strasburg, he of the 100-mph heaters, and Jason Heyward, of the 500-foot rockets, showed up in Florida this spring, the baseball world has been waiting eagerly for the first head-to-head matchup of these storied phenoms. The moment was delayed by the Nationals' decision to keep Strasburg in...

By Dave Sheinin  |  July 27, 2010; 10:03 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
 
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Roy Oswalt is biggest name on trading block

With the trade deadline looming on Saturday, Houston Astros right-hander Roy Oswalt is the biggest name being bandied about. Oswalt reportedly wants to be traded to the St. Louis Cardinals, but the St. Louis Post-Dispatch is reporting that an Astros-Cardinals deal for Oswalt is unlikely, for a number of reasons:...

By Matt Bonesteel  |  July 26, 2010; 12:11 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Astros , Cardinals  
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