On the 18th episode of the DFA podcast, it’s time to talk about all those medium-sized deals that are part and parcel of deadline season. The Padres and Royals swap intriguing pitchers, Jaime Garcia (finally) heads to Minnesota, and the Red Sox add two third basemen: one from within and one from without.
San Diego is always selling, so Kansas City added three pitchers for what might be one last run.
Injuries to Andre Ethier and Carson Smith are the latest to mess with their clubs’ depth.
If these players are on your league’s waiver wire, they might be worth a look, depending on the format in which you play.