Ricky Nolasco leaves a last place team as he was traded from the Minnesota Twins to the Los Angeles Dodgers, who are just two games out of first in the NL West Division. (Photo by Gabe Rodriguez/LOD)
On Monday afternoon, a number of teams made changes to their squads either by adding or subtracting players.
Here is a rundown of the trades that occurred up to the 4:00 pm deadline.
Cleveland Indians – Received OF Brandon Guyer from the Tampa Bay Rays for OF Nathan Lukes and RHP Jhonleider Salinas.
Baltimore Orioles – Traded Catcher Jonah Heim to the Tampa Bay Rays for IF/OF Steve Pearce.
Houston Astros – Received RHP Lupe Chavez from the Toronto Blue Jays for RHP Scott Feldman.
Minnesota Twins – Traded LHP Fernando Abad to the Boston Red Sox for RHP Pat Light.
New York Yankees – Traded RHP Ivan Nova to the Pittsburgh Pirates for Two players TBA.
Tampa Bay Rays – Sent LHP Matt Moore to the San Francisco Giants for IF Matt Duffy, SS Lucius Fox and RHP Michael Santos.
Texas Rangers – Traded RHPs Nick Green, Erik Swanson and Dillon Tate to the New York Yankees in exchange for OF Carlos Beltran.
Chicago Cubs – Traded RHP Jesus Castillo to the Los Angeles Angels for RHP Joe Smith.
Los Angeles Dodgers – Received LHP Rich Hill and OF Josh Reddick from the Oakland A’s for RHPs Jharel Cotton, Grant Holmes and Frankie Montas. Traded RHP Mike Bolsinger to the Toronto Blue Jays for RHP Jesse Chavez. Traded LHP Alan Busenitz and RHP Hector Ramirez to the Minnesota Twins in exchange for RHPs Alex Meyer and Ricky Nolasco.
Milwaukee Brewers – Received RHP Phil Bickford and Catcher Andrew Susac to the San Francisco Giants, giving up LHP Will Smith. Traded Catcher Jonathan Lucroy and LHP Jeremy Jeffress to the Texas Rangers for OF Lewis Brinson, RHP Luis Ortiz and a player TBA.
New York Mets – Traded top prospect INF Dilson Herrera and LHP Max Wotell for OF Jay Bruce. Swapped left handed pitchers with the Pittsburgh Pirates sending Antonio Bastardo for Jon Niese.
Pittsburgh Pirates – Traded LHP Francisco Liriano, Catcher Reese McGuire and OF Harold Ramirez to the Toronto Blue Jays for RHP Drew Hutchinson.
San Diego Padres – sent RHP Luis Castillo to the Miami Marlins for RHP Colin Rea.