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Daily Link Dump 7/22/14

Links before the series opener with Houston.

Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports

Rob Manfred is now considered the heavy favorite to replace Bud Selig as commissioner.

Apparently, the DBacks told Brandon McCarthy not to throw his cutter.

After three games, Geovany Soto returns to the disabled list. It's been that kind of year for Texas.

Chase Headley has been dealt to the Yankees. Mike Petriello writes that the move should have been made two years ago when Headley's value was at his highest.

At one time, the A's had interest in Headley. Grant Brisbee looks at all the Headley trade rumors over the past two seasons.

Tonight's minor league action includes a RockHounds doubleheader with Drew Granier and Murphy Smith on the mound. Chris Lamb will pitch for Stockton.

On this day a year ago, the A's beat the Astros despite a very sloppy performance thanks to a late home run by Josh Reddick.

Tonight's starting lineup features lots of right-handed bats.