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Mets, Rockies, Mariners Interested In Jay Bruce

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Free agent outfielder Jay Bruce is drawing interest from a number of teams as the free agent market begins to shake out.

Bruce is reportedly drawing interest from the New York Mets, Seattle Mariners and the Colorado Rockies, according to Mike Puma of the New York Post and Bob Nightengale of USA Today.

Bruce is still seeking a five-year deal.

The Mets and Bruce have mutual interest in getting a deal done, according to Marc Carig of Newsday. Bruce has a positive relationship with new Mets manager Mickey Callaway, increasing the level of mutual interest.

Bruce played 153 games with the Mets before heading to the Cleveland Indians for the remainder of the season.

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Red Sox Designate Eduardo Nunez For Assignment

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Eduardo Nunez

The Boston Red Sox have designated infielder Eduardo Nunez for assignment, according to a team announcement on Monday.

Boston also optioned right hander Hector Velazquez to Triple A Pawtucket.

In corresponding moves, the Red Sox have called up right hander Ryan Weber and first basemen/outfielder Sam Travis from Triple A.

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Royals Considered Likely to be Moving Billy Hamilton, Terrance Gore

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Billy Hamilton

As the trade deadline approaches, the Kansas City Royals may be ready to enter sale mode.

According to MLB.com’s Jeffrey Flanagan, the Royals may be moving both Billy Hamilton and Terrance Gore, who has already been designated for assignment.

Hamilton has been dropped to a backup role following the Royals call up of top prospect Bubba Starling, and hasn’t started a game since July 3rd.

Hamilton has posted a .217/.284/.271 slash line this season.

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Orioles’ Mychal Givens Drawing Trade Interest

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Mychal Givens

The Baltimore Orioles are again going to be sellers at the trade deadline and it appears that closer Mychal Givens is available, and drawing interest, according to MASNSports’ Rock Kubatko.

Per the report, the Washington Nationals and the Philadelphia Phillies have expressed interest in the pitcher.

Givens has posted a 4.50 ERA this season for Baltimore.

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