- The San Francisco Giants acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza and cash from the Boston Red Sox, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports first reported. The Red Sox received minor league lefty Luis Ysla in return. De Aza should help account for the recent injury to Hunter Pence, who has been on the DL since August 18 due to an oblique injury. De Aza posted a solid .831 OPS (122 OPS+) in 178 plate appearances this year.
- The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired outfielder Justin Ruggiano from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reported.
- The Los Angeles Dodgers also acquired outfielder Chris Heisey from the Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto announced. A player to be named or cash was sent back to the Jays.
Three trades were finalized in the final hours of the August waiver trading/playoff eligibility deadline...