June 17, 2021

Rays Acquire Jose Martinez, Randy Arozarena From Cardinals (MLB Trade Rumors)

The Rays have acquired first baseman/outfielder Jose Martinez, outfielder Randy Arozarena, and the Cardinals’ Competitive Balance Round A draft pick in exchange for left-handed pitching prospect Matthew Liberatore, the Rays’ pick in Competitive Balance Round B, and a catching prospect from the lower levels of the minors, ESPN.com’s Jeff Passan reports (Twitter link).  It was reported earlier today from Passan that Liberatore was headed to St. Louis, with The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal adding that the trade involved six assets and at least two draft picks.

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