The Pirates' biggest question coming into the non-tender deadline regarded the status of Kevin Newman. Would they tender him, or would they non-tender him and lean into the youth movement? The answer: a tender and a trade.
Report: Pittsburgh Pirates trade Kevin Newman to Cincinnati Reds
The infielder is headed to Cincinnati in exchange for pitcher Dauri Moreta. Newman hit .274 last season with two home runs and 24 RBIs. He was drafted by the Pirates in the first round of the 2015 draft.
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - The Cincinnati Reds traded for Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Kevin Newman on Friday night in exchange for pitcher Dauri Moreta. Newman would be a potential replacement at backup infielder for Kyle Farmer, who was dealt to the ...
Cincinnati Reds to acquire Kevin Newman from Pittsburgh Pirates
The Cincinnati Reds continued their shuffling of deck chairs on Friday, apparently agreeing to acquire infielder Kevin Newman from division rival Pittsburgh just hours after agreeing to deal Kyle Farmer to the Minnesota Twins.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have reportedly traded Kevin Newman to the Cincinnati Reds, according to Rob Biertempfel and Ken Rosenthal. The move came not long after the Pirates tendered Newman a contract for the 2023 season. RobBiertempfel · @RobBiertempfel.
Pirates trade middle infielder Kevin Newman to rival Reds
The Pittsburgh Pirates traded their longest-tenured player, middle infielder Kevin Newman, to the NL Central Division rival Cincinnati Reds. In return, the Pirates receive right-handed reliever Dauri Moreta, a 26-year-old from the Dominican Republic ...
The Reds and Pirates agreed to an intra-divisional trade that sends infielder Kevin Newman to Cincinnati for reliever Dauri Moreta. Both teams have announced the deal. Newman changes organizations for the first time in his career.