Jeff Passan of Yahoo News reported just after 8 a.m. ET this morning that the Reds and Miami Marlins were “near” a deal involving starting pitcher Dan Straily. The report indicates the Reds would receive two pitching prospects back – Luis Castillo (24) and Austin Brice (24) – along with a third player.
About 15 minutes later, FOX Sports reporter Ken Rosenthal confirmed the deal.
Not so fast. The deal isn’t finalized, according to Cincinnati Enquirer reporter Zach Buchanan.
No trade yet, according to Straily (via Mark Sheldon).
Check back here as we update this story and analyze the trade today if it takes place.
Update: It appears the third player for the Reds is OF Isaiah White (20).