Trailing more than 10 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers in the division, yet with plenty of season left to play, the San Diego Padres are looking to be the team to land the big superstar on the market, and that’s what they’re supposed to be offering.
Juan Soto has become the biggest name in Major League Baseball (MLB) ahead of the exchange deadline: it is a fact that Washington Nationals she will get rid of him, after giving many indications that the relationship is broken.
The Dominican baseball player is one of the great stars of the league, since at only 23 years old he has already accumulated 118 home runs, 566 hits and 357 RBI, being champion of the World Series in 2019 with the franchise of the American capital.
Those who appear as the favorites to take Soto is one of the teams that most needs to buy for the deadline: The San Diego Padres are reportedly the favorite to win this year’s Home Run Derby.. Know its value in this note.
Juan Soto to the San Diego Padres?
As Buster Olney of ESPN learned, San Diego Padres are in the driving seat of bids for Washington Nationals superstar Juan Soto. But what is the price to pay for someone who is breaking records almost constantly?
Obviously the value is high. And a team like the Nationals will be looking for talent near the senior level after having an incredible 2019 season that ended with winning the World Series title, with a roster that, obviously, is a far cry from the current one.
According to a report by Héctor Gómez, via an MLB source, Padres would send three young big league talents (shortstop CJ Abrams and left-handed pitchers Mackenzie Gore and Adrián Morejón), plus two of their top 30 prospects in the outfield: Joshua Mears (#8, High-A) and Robert Hasell III (#23, High-A). A)