The New York Mets have acquired Marcus Stroman per Jon Morosi.
This year Stroman has posted a 2.96 ERA in 124.2 innings pitched. He has also added six wins on the season with a 3.2 WAR. Stroman’s contract will run through the end of the season.
As of now we do not who is headed the other way but we will update this blog post as we know more.
5:04 PM update: Bo Bichette (number 2 MLB prospect) has been seen giving hugs and high fives in the dugout.
5:10 PM update: Joel Sherman of the New York Post says the Blue Jays are getting pitching prospects as part of the Stroman trade.
5:22 PM update: Simeon Wood Richardson (second round pick in 2018) was a name under discussion per Ken Rosenthal.
5:40 PM update: Anthony Kay and Simeon Woods Richardson headed to Toronto.