If the deals are completed, the Dodgers are poised to add two starting pitchers, two relievers, a journeyman slugger and an infield prospect.
With the team on the verge of at least one major trade and maybe more, the Dodgers rallied for a 10-7 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Pinch-hitter Kike Hernandez delivered the go-ahead, two-run double during the Dodgers' five-run seventh inning, and Los Angeles rallied from a three-run deficit for a wild 10-7 victory over the O
Puig, Dodgers outslug A's
Yasiel Puig celebrated his bobblehead night at Dodger Stadium with a homer and 3 RBIs, as Los Angeles scored 5 in the 7th and 2 in the 8th to rally past Oakland 10-7.
Dodgers re-take lead on A's
After Oakland scored 4 runs in the top of the 7th, L.A. responded with 5 of their own in the bottom of the inning, Enrique Hernandez's 2-run double plated the go-ahead run, and Yasiel Puig made it 8-6 with an RBI hit. Follow live
A's roar back against Dodgers
Oakland scored four runs in the top of the 7th on a pair of 2-run singles from Brett Lawrie and Eric Sogard to take a 6-3 lead. Follow live
Dodgers steal a run in the first
In a weird twist of fate, both the Dodgers and A's stole third in the first inning. But only Los Angeles made anything of the theft, as Andre Ethier's RBI single brought home Howie Kendrick. The Dodgers lead 1-0 after the 1st. Follow live
Kershaw gets night off vs. Athletics
With hip soreness flaring up, Clayton Kershaw's start will wait until Friday. Reinforcements are reportedly on the way via trade, but can Los Angeles snap a 3-game losing streak? Follow live
Justin Turner still could wind up on the 15-day disabled list because of an infection in his right leg.
How can Los Angeles land Hamels?
Jim Bowden doesn't think Julio Urias should be off-limits in a deal for Hamels. But if the Dodgers offer three second-tier pitching prospects, they might be able to net Hamels and keep Urias. Five potential trades for Hamels (Insider)
Kershaw scratched with sore hip
Clayton Kershaw will not start tonight's game against the A's because of soreness in his right hip. Mike Bolsinger will get the start in his place. Kershaw's next start will now be Friday against the Angels.
Mat Latos isn't a superstar, but he can give the Dodgers the rotation boost they need. The best part? They're likely holding onto all of their best prospects, leaving them plenty of ammo to make another big deadline deal.
Latos may be better than you think
Mat Latos got off to a terrible start this season, but since coming off the disabled list in June, he has been much better, allowing less than a baserunner per inning.
Stark: Dodgers could add 2nd starter
Even after adding Mat Latos, Los Angeles is still looking to bolster its rotation, teams that have spoken to the Dodgers tell Jayson Stark. With its need not as urgent, L.A. may wait until the deadline to make any moves. MLB deadline daily
The Tigers have told teams they will consider trading all their potential free agents -- David Price, Yoenis Cespedes, Joakim Soria and others -- between now and Friday's deadline.
Will the Phillies ultimately trade Cole Hamels? Jim Bowden identifies five potential suitors who stand the best chance to acquire the left-hander.
ESPN MLB Insider Buster Olney weighs in on the Tigers' plans for David Price, the state of Detroit, the Dodgers' priorities at the trade deadline and whether the White Sox will move Jeff Samardzija.
Latos dealing since DL stint
Mat Latos has been about a replacement-level pitcher this season, but he's been much better since a DL stint due to a knee issue, with a 2.69 ERA over his past seven starts after coming off the DL. His fastball velocity has been up 1 mph in the past two months as well. Good pickup for the Dodgers as the back-end starters haven't been going deep into games. (via David Schoenfield)
Dodgers may scratch Clayton Kershaw
The ace, scheduled to start tonight, is dealing with a sore hip or glute muscle. Mike Bolsinger would replace Kershaw, who has a 0.27 ERA and 45 strikeouts in four starts this month. (via Fox Sports)
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