The Dodgers look like they’re pulling a move from the Lakers play book and waiting to see if they can convince the Pirates to trade Felipe Vazquez to Los Angeles.
All the while, the other contenders are making their moves, which include the Atlanta Braves acquiring Shane Green from the Detroit Tigers according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 31, 2019
Greene was a rumored backup plan for the Dodgers, but waiting until the last minute, all these backup plans might be gone with every team fighting for a playoff spot, which means improving their bullpen.
The only relievers left out there most fans are looking at are possibly Will Smith of the Giants, Edwin Diaz of the Mets, Raisel Iglesias of the Reds and Mychal Givens of Baltimore.
Only a few more minutes to find out.