Yankees GM Cashman: We're Better With Drew And Prado, 'But Talk Is Cheap'"I think we're going to compete. I think we're improved," Brian Cashman said after Thursday's trade deadline. "We're going to find out if it's enough or not."
Coleman: Alderson Explains Mets' Inaction At Trade DeadlineMets fans were forewarned: don't expect much, if anything, on July 31. And that's exactly what was -- or wasn't -- there, but probably for the right reasons, and likely with the right intentions.
Refusal To Part With Young Pitchers Played Role In Mets' Quiet Deadline DayIn the end, the Mets would have had to pay too much to get needed upgrades. So went the rationale of general manager Sandy Alderson after the non-waiver trade deadline came and went without the Mets doing anything to improve their roster.
Red Sox Blow Up Rotation, Send Lester To A's And Lackey To CardinalsDeadline day started with a bang and then an aftershock. The Boston Red Sox are without question going to look totally different in 2015.
Lots Of Options, Little Action As Yankees Search For Deadline UpgradesWill the Yanks shake things up? Maybe, but don't expect a blockbuster. So far, GM Brian Cashman -- no stranger to wheeling and dealing -- hasn't been linked to anyone of the big-splash variety.
Mets Running Out Of Time For Tulowitzki, CarGo Trade It's looking like there won't be any major moves in Flushing. At least not ahead of the July 31 deadline.
Coleman: Mets Leaning Toward CarGo Over TulowitzkiAs far as what teams are looking for from the Mets when it comes to trade talk, I think we can all spell this together: an eight-letter word that begins with "P."
Sweeny: Deadline Doldrums? Difference-Makers Already On Yankees' RosterMaybe the Yankees could add a helpful piece. But the difference makers will be the guys they gave all that money to last winter: Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran.