Source: Diamondbacks acquire Steven Souza in three-team trade; Brandon Drury to Yankees
The Arizona Diamondbacks have acquired outfielder Steven Souza from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three-team trade involving the New York Yankees, according to a source.
The Diamondbacks are sending infielder Brandon Drury to the Yankees and left-handed pitcher Anthony Banda to the Rays as part of the deal.
Souza, who will make $3.5 million this season and has three years to go before free agency, hit .239 with 30 homers last season for the Rays. Souza is regarded as a solid defender who has some base-stealing and baserunning value.
Souza fills a spot left vacant by J.D. Martinez, who agreed to a... read more