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Rangers Rumor Mill: Hamels Off Block, Darvish, Lucroy Up for Trade

According to reports, Cole Hamels is off the Texas Rangers' trading block, but catcher Jonathan Lucroy is joining Yu Darvish for potential trades.

John Heyman, of FanRag Sports, reported that Darvish could be available for a trade by the Rangers. Reports have also suggested that Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels is being taken off the trading block by Texas.

In a surprise, ESPN is reporting that catcher Jonathan Lucroy could be a subject of a showcase leading up to a trade. This is the first time that outlets have reported Texas' potential interest in shopping Lucroy to other teams.

The MLB trade deadline in July 31st.

Photos by CBS, Nolan Writin'

Photos by CBS, Nolan Writin'

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