Boston Red Sox acquire reliever Addison Reed for three prospects

Mets pitcher Addison Reed delivers against the St. Louis

The Boston Red Sox are set to acquire reliever Addison Reed from the New York Mets, according to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal.

Five teams were still in on Mets reliever Addison Reed as of Sunday, but the Red Sox were the ones to land him.

The Red Sox will send right-handed pitching prospect Jamie Callahan, right-handed pitching prospect Stephen Nogosek, and right-handed pitching prospect Gerson Bautista to the Mets. He's been excellent, but he's also a rental: his contract is up at the end of the 2017 season. Of the three, he has the best mix of pitches. However, all three also have a tendency to be a little wild. He has 48 strikeouts with only six walks (and a career best 3.0 percent walk rate) in 49 innings. The 2012 second-round pick was once the youngest pitcher in the New York-Penn League, and is now a 22-year-old reliever in Triple-A after failing as a starter in the lower levels of Boston's system. Both are in High-A and aren't expected to arrive in the major leagues until 2019. If that's the case, he could replace someone like Fernando Salas, who has been a disappointment this season. Nogosek was a sixth-round draft pick out of OR in 2016. The trade for Carson Smith wasn't an overpay, but Smith has only pitched two and two-thirds innings for the team, and that was last season before he underwent Tommy John surgery. He can crank up the velos with his four-seamer and it tends to miss bats.

Sessions Thinks Trump Was 'Hurtful' But Praises Him As 'Strong Leader'
William Yeomans, a former Justice Department official, said Trump is unlikely to let Rosenstein take the department's helm. He had bowed out of any involvement in that probe after acknowledged meeting with Russia's ambassador during the campaign.

Discovery, Scripps Seek To Tie Up In $12B TV Deal
In the years since, the cable business has come under increased pressure from online players like Netflix and YouTube. Both Scripps and Discovery have growing web video businesses, but television remains the dominant profit driver.

Jonny Mitchell branded a 'mug' for dumping Chyna Ellis live on TV
And in another she added: "Can't even deal!" Chyna and Jonny seemed to be getting on great judging by their social media accounts. Caroline, 37 - who previously dated One Direction's Harry Styles - and Mike met up at the programme's reunion show.

Bautista, whose fastball has been clocked in the upper 90s, was signed in 2013 out of the Dominican Republic and has been playing at High-A Salem, where he is 3-2 with a 5.16 ERA in 27 outings.

Callahan is 5-2 with a 3.21 ERA splitting time in Class AA and Class AAA, and has fanned 36 batters in 29 innings. He's an intriguing, but raw, prospect at this point.

Related:

  • Sensex, Nifty and Nifty Bank hit fresh lifetime high

    Sensex, Nifty and Nifty Bank hit fresh lifetime high

    The broader NSE index closed up 0.63 percent at 10,077.10, a record closing high, and notched up a monthly gain of 5.84 percent. Meanwhile, the Bombay Stock Exchange touched a high of 32,452.42 points, after ending 73 points down on Friday ta 32,309.88.
    Pence: 'We believe China should do more' on North Korea

    Pence: 'We believe China should do more' on North Korea

    In the Estonian capital of Tallinn, Pence spoke strongly but generally about the United States support for eastern European countries.
    JD Martinez Watch: Slugger Hits a Grand Slam Thursday

    JD Martinez Watch: Slugger Hits a Grand Slam Thursday

    Cardinals: OF Stephen Piscotty is expected to return to the team on Tuesday after a short rehab stint in Single-A Peoria. In five starts so far in July, the big right-hander has surrendered just four runs over 30 2/3 innings (1.17 ERA).
  • Mourinho: It's easier to get me than sign Fellaini

    Mourinho: It's easier to get me than sign Fellaini

    There is still work to do in the coming weeks, but United will believe they can challenge for the Premier League title this term. To put the fouls into perspective, that was less per 90 than Paul Pogba (2.1), Zlatan Ibrahimovic (1.9) and Ander Herrera (1.5).

    Putin orders reduction of 755 personnel at US missions in Russia

    Pence told reporters during a visit to Estonia that "we hope for better days, and better relations with Russian Federation ". Following the orders, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov threatened further retaliation against the U.S.
    Much loved soccer commentator Les Murray has died, aged 71

    Much loved soccer commentator Les Murray has died, aged 71

    Murray appeared on a track titled 'What Nationality Is Les Murray?' by Melbourne alternative-rock band TISM. He quickly made the move to SBS' football coverage after securing the rights to the World Cup in 1986.
  • McDonald's Brings Back Szechuan Sauce for Rick and Morty

    McDonald's Brings Back Szechuan Sauce for Rick and Morty

    Showing they have some humour, McDonald's teased the condiment has come from an alternate dimension where it's always 1998. At the time , a McDonald's spokesperson told USA Today, "we never say never, because when our customers speak, we listen".
    Pisgah Forest suspect's father arrested as accessory; missing man found dead

    Pisgah Forest suspect's father arrested as accessory; missing man found dead

    Authorities believe Bryson was kidnapped in an area near where Stroupe was sighted by the motorist between 8:35 and 8:40 a.m. McDowell County Sheriff Dudley Greene says a firearm was found near where Stroupe abandoned Bryson's vehicle.
    Neymar heads to Qatar to seal PSG move

    Neymar heads to Qatar to seal PSG move

    Asked about Neymar's future after the game, Madrid captain Ramos said: "I do not know, everyone is free to choose their future. Neymar further fuelled speculation of a move after a heated training ground clash with new signing Nelson Semedo last week.
  • Kenya election official found dead just days before vote

    Kenya election official found dead just days before vote

    The announcement of Musando's death came days after an attacker killed a policeman outside the vice-president's country home. Analysts have warned that violence might accompany the hotly contested August 8 vote in which Mr Kenyatta is running again.
    Watch a Terrifying New Teaser for Darren Aronofsky's mother!

    Watch a Terrifying New Teaser for Darren Aronofsky's mother!

    Jennifer Lawrence , Javier Bardem , Ed Harris and Michelle Pfeiffer star in mother! , directed by Darren Aronofsky . The first:30 tease of Darren Aronofsky's new movie, " mother! ", is here and man, does it look freaky.
    Sharad Yadav breaks silence, disagree with Nitish's decision

    Sharad Yadav breaks silence, disagree with Nitish's decision

    He further hit out against Lalu Prasad and son Tejashwi, and said they should have "come clean" when the raids took place. The leader, however, expressed his dissatisfaction with the split in JD (U) and RJD alliance on social media.

Comments

Latest news

President Trump: Republican Senators 'Look Like Fools' for Losing Health Care Vote
Trump's comment suggests he'd consider ending the employer contribution for health insurance now provided to lawmakers. Respondents said they thought a lot of people shared responsibility for the failure on healthcare.

Tropical Storm Emily forms just west of Tampa
Elsewhere across central and south Florida, 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected with localized amounts of up to 4 inches possible. The system should move across the state tonight into early Tuesday and exit the state into the Atlantic by Tuesday night.

Ticket sales for Mayweather vs. McGregor off to slow start
Sky won't want to go beyond £19.95. "That is their price point", he added. Watch the promo below, courtesy of Twitter user Zombie Prophet .

Paris Jackson and Macaulay Culkin got matching tattoos for some reason
And it looks like he's taking some time to hang out with Paris performing totally normal and common godfather responsibilities. Paris has a tattoo of her dad's cover art for his 1989 risky album - with his eyes framed by an elephant, monkey and peacock.

Putin expels 755 United States diplomats from Russian Federation
Embassy spokeswoman Maria Olson could not immediately say how many people had to leave to meet Russia's new requirements. The cuts would likely affect how quickly the USA was able to process Russian applications for U.S. visas, McFaul said.

Tony Blair can't be prosecuted over Iraq War, High Court rules
An attempt to prosecute former British Prime Minister Tony Blair for alleged war crimes has been blocked by the UK High Court. The general, who lives in the Omani capital Muscat, does not possess a passport and can not travel to the UK.

Tomi Lahren Hates Obamacare While Benefitting From It
Handler, a show host, author and scathing critic of Trump, has drawn angry tweets from the president in response to her comments. Lahren said that there were supporters of President Donald Trump who believed in some aspects of Obamacare.

Armed men loot bank in Jammu-Kashmir
A spate of bank robberies early this year forced banks to go for cashless banking in south Kashmir. Police reached the bank branch after the loot and search operations are now underway.

The industry will grow due to Microsoft Xbox One X, says Ubisoft
We like that because it means the industry will grow because of the better the experiences, the more people want to have it. Where the PS4 Pro offers graphics performance of 4.2 teraflops, the Xbox One X offers six teraflops.

James Corden Performs Touching Musical Tribute To Trans Troops
James Corden has hit back at President Donald Trump's decision to ban trans people from serving in the military via the medium of song and dance.

One inmate still at large after mass Alabama jailbreak
Steven Blake Lamb, 28, charged with Attempted Murder, 1st Degree Robbery, Theft, Reckless Endangerment and Probation Revocation. Christopher Micheal Smith, 19, and Brady Andrew Kilpatrick, were still on the run as of early Monday.

Rulings on juvenile life sentences affect 3 in South Dakota
Defense attorneys handling new juvenile cases could also leverage the decision at sentencing to argue against life without parole. Supreme Court concluded that mandatory life without parole for offenders under 18 is unconstitutional and should be rare.

Russian official threatens retaliation over US sanctions
Russian Federation has condemned the new sanctions , saying they could destroy normalized relations between the two countries. Moscow said it would cut the us diplomatic corps even further if the USA decides to expel more Russian diplomats.

Fiat Chrysler launches launches Jeep Compass SUV
The Jeep Compass which was unveiled back in April will launch in India today after months of speculation regarding its pricing. Leather interiors and leather-clad steering wheel drives home the sense of luxury that the Jeep cars have become known for.

McCain in 2010: 'We're Going to Repeal' Obamacare
The Senate's action means that the Affordable Care Act , which extended health insurance to 20 million people, remains in place. A powerful House Republican says the tax increases in the Obama health law will not be addressed in the tax reform bill.

Other news