August 2019

Zack Greinke Traded to Astros

In the biggest move of Wednesday's MLB trade deadline, the Arizona Diamondbacks traded Greinke to the Houston Astros for four prospects, pitchers Corbin Martin and J.B. Bukauskas, first baseman Seth Beer and infielder Josh Rojas. Greinke will join an Astros rotation that includes Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole. Jeff Luhnow, Astros GM, via statement Jeff Luhnow, via statement Houston is now plus-275 to win the World Series, tied with the Los Angeles Dodgers for the best odds at Caesars Sportsbook. Gerrit Cole, via statement