Juan Soto traded to San Diego Padres: Updates on deal, Eric Hosmer’s no-trade clause


Juan Soto has been traded to the San Diego Padres.

The perfect younger hitter in baseball is on the transfer in the course of the 2022 MLB commerce deadline. The Washington Nationals weree reportedly listening to provides for Juan Soto, and a number of groups ready bids forward of baseball’s 6 p.m. ET commerce deadline on Aug. 2. The Padres ultimately gained out. CJ Abrams, Robert Hassell III, James Wooden, and pitchers Jarlin Susana and MacKenzie Gore are going to Washington for Juan Soto and Josh Bell. Eric Hosmer can also be believed to be within the deal, however has to waive his no-trade clause.

Josh Bell can also be going to San Diego within the commerce.

The 24-year-old Soto was placed on the commerce block final month after he declined a $440 million contract extension from Washington. The Nationals’ deal would have assured Soto extra money than any participant in MLB historical past, however with a 15-year provide, Soto’s annual wage of $29.33 million would have been solely the Twentieth-highest in baseball historical past had he accepted the deal.

Soto is below workforce management for 2 seasons after this one. San Diego could have three postseasons runs with Soto earlier than he cashes in what is going to seemingly be the most important contract ever. Soto and agent Scott Boras might search a $500 million deal.

The Nationals entered the commerce deadline with the worst file in baseball at 35-69 total. Washington didn’t must commerce Soto proper now, nevertheless it looks like a certainty he’ll be moved earlier than he enters free company. Insiders are assured Soto shall be moved at this yr’s commerce deadline.

We’ll be conserving observe of each critical Soto rumor till he’s traded on this submit.

Eric Hosmer has to waive no-trade clause for Soto deal to finish

Hosmer has a no-trade clause, and the Nationals are reportedly on the checklist of groups he’d reject a commerce to.

Abrams, Hassell, Wooden, and Susana going to Washington in Soto commerce

Juan Soto traded to Padres

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Padres have momentum in Soto commerce talks

Nationals calling up minor leaguers with Soto commerce imminent

Juan Soto commerce rumors: Padres, Cardinals, and Dodgers bidding for slugger

There’s three groups making critical provides for Soto. The Los Angeles Dodgers are baseball’s largest spender, and all the time appeared like a pure match for Soto given his contract calls for. The Dodgers have the most effective file in baseball on deadline day at 69-33 total. The San Diego Padres are 12 video games behind the Dodgers on deadline day at 58-46, however they’ve additionally been a serious participant for giant free brokers in recent times. The Padres ought to get Fernando Tatís Jr. again from harm quickly, and pairing him with Soto and Manny Machado would type one in every of baseball’s most fearsome lineups. The St. Louis Cardinals, at present on the skin wanting in on the wildcard race, are additionally a suitor for Soto.

It’s notable that the Mets and Yankees aren’t within the combine up to now.

Padres are the likeliest touchdown spot for Soto, per experiences

Padres making an attempt to amass Josh Bell with Soto

Bell is having an incredible yr for Washington thus far. The 29-year-old first baseman is hitting .301/.384/.493 with 14 dwelling runs on deadline day.

What is going to Padres provide in Juan Soto commerce?

Anticipated C.J. Abrams, Robert Hassell III, Adrian Morejon, and two extra gamers going to Washington if the Padres can pull off a Soto commerce.

Padres might go after Wilson Contreras in the event that they fail to land Soto

Cardinals reportedly unwilling to surrender Dylan Carlson in Soto commerce



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