MLB Trade Review: Diamondbacks acquire Marte

             The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired OF Starling Marte and cash from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for RHP Brennan Malone and IF Liover Peguero, plus international signing bonus pool money.             Marte trade rumors have been spread all offseason, with multiple teams including the Mets reportedly in on the former all-star. Marte has alwaysContinue reading “MLB Trade Review: Diamondbacks acquire Marte”

MLB Trade Review: Cardinals acquire Dean

          The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired OF Austin Dean from the Miami Marlins in exchange for OF Diowill Burgos.            The Cardinals recently traded two right handed hitting outfielders in Jose Martinez and Randy Arozarena to the Rays. Like them, Dean is a right handed hitter. However, he is not really a starting outfielder.Continue reading “MLB Trade Review: Cardinals acquire Dean”

MLB Trade Review: Angels acquire Andriese

From USA Today        The Los Angeles Angels have acquired RHP Matt Andriese from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for RHP Jeremy Beasley.      Andriese is one of those pitchers that can both start games and come out of the bullpen. However, 2019 was his first season in where he only did one of thoseContinue reading “MLB Trade Review: Angels acquire Andriese”

MLB Trade Review: Rays acquire Martinez

From Bleacher Report           The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired OF Jose Martinez, OF Randy Arozarena and a competitive balance A draft pick from the St. Louis Cardinals in exchange for LHP Matthew Liberatore, C Edgardo Rodriguez and a competitive balance B draft pick.            The trade can be a lot to unpack at firstContinue reading “MLB Trade Review: Rays acquire Martinez”

NHL Trade Review: Predators acquire McCarron

         The Nashville Predators have acquired F Michael McCarron from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for F Laurent Dauphin.          McCarron was the Canadiens\’ first round pick in 2013, but he could never stick in the NHL. He has not played since 2017-18, and was struggling in the AHL. The Predators, who also introduced aContinue reading “NHL Trade Review: Predators acquire McCarron”