Cardinals infielder Matt Carpenter is clearly excited to have Adams back, as he tweeted that he is going to "bathe" Adams in his salsa. Because the deal came after the July 31 non-waiver deadline, the Cubs had to win the claim after the Nats put Murphy on revocable waivers before a trade could be completed.
The Nationals entered Tuesday with a 62-63 record, 7 1/2 games back of the Braves in the NL East and 6 1/2 games out of the wild card.
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To protect the promise of freedom for Holocaust survivors and their families, President Trump prioritized the removal of Palij. Justice Department officials said Tuesday that Palij was the 68th person kicked out of the country for being a Nazi.
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The communique was signed by Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Salvadorean Foreign Minister Carlos Castaneda.
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ABC News video showed federal agents carrying Palij out of his Queens apartment on a stretcher sometime during the day Monday. Palij, who lived in Queens in New York City, was investigated and denaturalized more than a decade ago.
The 29-year-old Adams is slashing.257/.332/.510 with 18 home runs.
The Nationals will receive no player from the Cardinals in exchange for Adams, reports MLB.com's Mark Feinsand. He made two relief appearances during an injury rehabilitation assignment in Springfield (AA) and will join the Cardinals bullpen in Los Angeles tonight. Infielder Patrick Wisdom was optioned to Memphis (AAA) following Monday night's game. He had played in 747 career minor league game before his Major League debut.
For Adams, the Cardinals are sending $50,000 to Washington. Carlos Martinez was activated from the 10-day disabled list.