Kendrys Morales has been claimed on waivers by an unknown team.

Jon Morosi of Fox Sports reports that Kendrys Morales has been claimed off waivers by an unknown team.

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Whoever the team is, they'd have two days to work out a trade for the first baseman. We know that the Pirates were linked to Morales before the trade deadline in July. That was back when Seattle held onto all of their players for some reason. It's not a guarantee that Morales could fall to the Pirates. He would have to pass through the entire American League and most of the National League. I could see the Orioles or Yankees claiming him, since both teams need corner infield/DH help.

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