Kurt Suzuki
Report: Twins working on exension with Kurt Suzuki
Kurt Suzuki, C, MIN
12:02 PM
News: Twins catcher Kurt Suzuki has been mentioned in trade rumors leading up to the deadline, but the team has actually been busy working to get him a contract extension, according to FOXSports.com.

Suzuki was an All-Star this season and is hitting .304/.367/.386 while working on one-year deal. According to the report, there is a "reasonable chance" the extension gets done and Suzuki is not traded. 

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Dioner Navarro
Dioner Navarro drives home three runs in win vs. Red Sox
Dioner Navarro, C, TOR
7/30/2014
News: Blue Jays catcher Dioner Navarro went 3 for 4 with three RBI in his team's 6-1 win over the Red Sox Wednesday.

Navarro began the scoring with an RBI single in the top of the first inning. He then drove in his second run with another single in the fifth inning before making it a hat trick with his third RBI single in the sixth. Navarro has hit .272/.313/.382 with seven home runs and 45 RBI in 327 at-bats.

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Geovany Soto
Geovany Soto to begin rehab Friday, return Aug. 8
Geovany Soto, C, TEX
7/30/2014
News: Rangers catcher Geovany Soto expects to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Round Rock Friday and return to the team the following Friday, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

Soto was placed on the disabled list last week with a groin injury. He has made just three appearances with the Rangers this season, going 4 for 11 at the plate.

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Yan Gomes
Yan Gomes tearing it up since break
Yan Gomes, C, CLE
7/30/2014
News: Indians catcher Yan Gomes has raised his average to .280, his highest point since April 16.

That achievement is courtesy of a hot streak that began just before the All-Star break. He is 19 for 45 since July 12 with 10 runs, five doubles, three home runs and 10 RBI. His average has risen 22 points during that stretch.

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J.P. Arencibia
J.P. Arencibia drives in seven runs in huge performance
J.P. Arencibia, C, TEX
7/30/2014
News: Rangers first baseman J.P. Arencibia had the game of his career Tuesday, going 4 for 5 with with two doubles, two home runs and seven RBI in his team's 12-11 loss to the Yankees.

Arencibia doubled in the second inning and then knocked in two runs with a double in the third. He homered in his next two at-bats, first hitting a solo shot in the fifth before slugging a grand slam in the seventh inning. He wrapped up his night by striking out to lead off the ninth. Arencibia owns a .183/.223/.404 line after Tuesday's out-of-nowhere explosion, and he has six home runs and 22 RBI in 104 at-bats.

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Ryan Hanigan
Soreness pushes back timetable for Ryan Hanigan
Ryan Hanigan, C, TB
7/29/2014
News: Rays catcher Ryan Hanigan experienced soreness in his oblique Tuesday, which pushes back his timetable to return to the team a few days, per the Tampa Bay Times.

Hanigan, who had been expected to come back by Friday, has been out since July 8.

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Jose Molina
Jose Molina set to sit Tuesday night
Jose Molina, C, TB
7/29/2014
News: Rays catcher Jose Molina is catching a break Tuesday against Milwaukee. He is out of the lineup in favor of Curt Casali.

Molina is hitless in his last seven at-bats after a nine-game hitting streak that raised his average from .173 to .200.

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Erik Kratz
Royals make several roster moves Monday
Erik Kratz, C, KC
7/28/2014
News: The Royals have assigned newly acquired pitcher Liam Hendricks to Triple-A Omaha, FOX Sports Kansas City reports. Erik Kratz, who was also acquired in the Danny Valencia trade, will join the big-league team Tuesday. The Royals have also recalled shortstop Christian Colon and designated catcher Brett Hayes for assignment.
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John Jaso
John Jaso plates three runs in comfortable win over Texas
John Jaso, C, OAK
7/27/2014
News: Athletics catcher John Jaso made his presence felt at the dish Sunday with three RBI, leading his team to a comfortable 9-3 victory over the Rangers.

Jaso singled in a run in the second inning and doubled home two more in the fifth inning. He finished 2 for 5 with a run scored and three RBI. He owns a .286/.361/.471 slash line with eight homers and 38 RBI in 255 at-bats.

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Mike Zunino
Mike Zunino clubs number 15
Mike Zunino, C, SEA
7/27/2014
News: Mariners catcher Mike Zunino hit his 15th home run Sunday against the Orioles.

With the Mariners down by one in the bottom of the eighth, Zunino clubbed an 88 mph sinker out to left for the game-tying shot. Zunino finished 3 for 4, with one run scored and one RBI.  

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