MLB Trade Deadline
Hunter Pence hopes this sequel has a better ending. The Philadelphia Phillies traded the two-time All-Star right fielder to the San Francisco Giants for three players on Tuesday. It’s the second time in two years Pence went from last place to first place right before the non-waiver trade deadline.
Really there are three ways you can go at Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trading deadline, you can trade your minor league prospects to improve your team for the playoff stretch (Cleveland), you can acquire minor league talent to build for the future (Seattle) or you can do nothing (Angels).