By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
There was a three-team MLB trade on Tuesday night. The Cleveland Indians traded pitcher Trevor Bauer to the Cincinnati Reds.
Yasiel Puig has been traded from the Reds to the Indians. Also, the San Diego Padres are shipping Franmil Reyes and Logan Allen to the Indians.
Reds top prospect Taylor Trammel has been traded to the Padres. Prospects Scott Moss and Victor Nova are also going to the Indians.
The 28-year-old North Hollywood, California joins his third MLB team. The Reds will now have his control for the next year and a half before he becomes a free agent.
Bauer has played for the Arizona Diamondbacks before joining the Indians. He played for the Diamondbacks during the 2012 season.
This season, Bauer is 9-8 with a 3.79 ERA in 24 starts, including one complete game and one shutout. He also has allowed 76 runs (66 earned runs), including 22 home runs, on 127 hits over 156 2/3 innings.
He also struck out 185 batters and walked 63.
The 28-year-old Cienfuegos, Cuba native will also be joining his third MLB team. He began his career with the Los Angeles Dodgers before being traded to the Reds last December.
The 24-year-old Sabana Grande de Palenque, Dominican Republic native has spent the last two seasons with the Padres. This season, he has a .253 batting average with 27 home runs and 46 RBIs in 98 games.
He also has eight doubles in 80 hits, while also scoring 42 runs.
The 22-year-old West Palm Beach, Florida native was in his first season with the Padres. He is 2-3 with a 6.75 ERA in eight appearances, including four starts. He also has two games finished.
He also has allowed 20 runs (19 earned runs), including four home runs, on 32 hits over 25 1/3 innings. Allen has struck out 14 batters and walked 13.