The Cincinnati Reds continue to keep overhaul their own starting rotator this offseason with the addition of experienced right-hander Sonny Gray from your New York Yankees.
The deal introduced Monday sends Gray and left-hander Reiver Sanmartin to the Whites in exchange meant for second bottom prospect Lose Long along with a competitive stability pick within the 2019 MLB draft.
Included in the deal, the particular Reds agreed upon Gray, twenty nine, to a three-year $30. 5 mil contract expansion.
After beginning his MLB career using the Oakland A’s in 2013, Gray completed third within the AL Cy Young balloting in 2015. However , he or she struggled along with shoulder troubles in 2016 and 2017 before making thirty appearances (23 starts) with all the Yankees final season, publishing an 11-9 record along with a 4. ninety ERA.
Grey becomes the 3rd new member from the Reds beginning staff regarding 2019, becoming a member of left-hander Alex Wood – part of a blockbuster trade using the Los Angeles Dodgers – and right-hander Tanner Roark – acquired in the deal with the particular Washington Nationals.
The Whites also have a brand new pitching trainer this season within Derek Manley, formerly from the Milwaukee Makers, who was Gray’s college trainer at Vanderbilt.
The Yellows pitching staff members that final season completed next-to-last within the National Little league with a four. 63 PERIOD. As a group, Whites starters had been even worse final season using a collective five. 02 PERIOD.
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