• AL Central Notes: Guardians, Hosmer, Kepler, Brieske

    11 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    It was a quiet trade deadline for the Guardians , as Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer writes that the club “at times...felt they were close” to landing Sean Murphy from the Athletics, yet no deal was completed. Murphy was known to be a trade target for the Guards, though another somewhat surprising name was at least briefly on their radar, as Hoynes reports that Cleveland and San Diego had some talks about first baseman Eric Hosmer. However, those discussions didn't get far, as the Guardians are one of the 10 teams on Hosmer's no-trade list. Hosmer also used his no-trade...
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