Sport MLB trade rumors: Red Sox could explore deal for Twins closer Fernando Rodney

23:35  07 july  2018
23:35  07 july  2018 Source:   sportingnews.com

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MLB Trade Rumors : a clearinghouse for legitimate baseball free agent and trade rumors . Mets Will Listen To Trade Offers For deGrom, Syndergaard. Red Sox Sign Brandon Phillips. However, given that Beltre has 10-and-5 rights, he could stand in the way of a deal .

MLB Trade Rumors is proud to present our 12th annual Top 50 Free Agents list! Signed with Red Sox for five years, 0MM. Deal includes opt-out clauses after second, third, and fourth years. Fernando Rodney – signed with Twins for one year, .5MM.

a man in a baseball uniform throwing a ball: Fernando Rodney © (Getty Images) Fernando Rodney

The Red Sox are interested in Fernando Rodney.

Boston could explore a potential deal for the 41-year-old Twins closer, according to a report from ESPN. The team is looking to improve its bullpen depth ahead of the July 31 trade deadline, the report says.

Rodney has tallied 18 saves and a 2.97 ERA in 30 1/3 innings this season, his first with the Twins.

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Go To Hoops Rumors . Twins Sign Fernando Rodney . 10:28am: The Twins have struck a deal with free agent righty Fernando Rodney , according to Craig Mish of MLB Network Radio (Twitter links). Red Sox Acquire Steve Pearce. Report: “Increasingly Possible” Cole Hamels Is Traded Before

Headlines. Red Sox Acquire Steve Pearce. 10:28am: The Twins have struck a deal with free agent righty Fernando Rodney , according to Craig Mish of MLB Network Radio (Twitter links).

Rodney, a three-time All-Star, signed a one-year, $4.5 million contract with Minnesota in December. He recorded a 4.23 ERA and 39 saves with the Diamondbacks last season.

He has pitched for nine teams over his 17-year MLB career.

The Red Sox currently lead the American League East with a 60-29 record.

MLB trade rumors: Cubs have discussed dealing for Orioles outfielder Adam Jones .
Chicago has also expressed interest in a potential trade for Curtis Granderson, according to a report from The Athletic. The Cubs have also inquired about Blue Jays veteran Curtis Granderson, the report says. Chicago has reached out to other teams about a potential trade. But, the Cubs are unlikely to acquire either player before the July 31 trade deadline, according to the report. Jones, a five-time All-Star, is in his 11th year with the Orioles. He has registered a .280/.305/.429 slash line and hit 10 home runs this season. Granderson has hit .

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