Reds Acquire Jose De Leon
The Reds have procured right-hander Jose De Leon from the Rays for money and a player to be named later, Cincinnati declared. The move leaves the Reds with a full 40- man program.
Presently 27, De Leon was once one of the top contributing possibilities baseball. He joined the Rays in January 2017 in a straight-up swap with the Dodgers for second baseman Logan Forsythe, however De Leon’s stock has dropped from that point forward. He experienced Tommy John medical procedure in March 2018, making him miss that whole year, and just tossed four innings at the significant alliance level this past season. Be that as it may, De Leon tossed 51 1/3 casings (17 begins, 13 appearances) of 3.51 ERA/3.72 FIP ball with 12.8 K/9 and 4.73 BB/9 with Triple-A Durham.