Padres Boost Rotation, Snag Dylan Cease from White Sox in Major Trade

March 15, 2024
Padres Boost Rotation, Snag Dylan Cease from White Sox in Major Trade
  • The San Diego Padres have acquired right-handed pitcher Dylan Cease from the Chicago White Sox.

  • The trade included three prospects and reliever Steve Wilson going to the White Sox.

  • Cease had a strong spring training, improving his value after a challenging previous season.

  • The Padres traded away top prospects Drew Thorpe, Jairo Iriarte, and Samuel Zavala to bolster their starting rotation.

  • In a related move, the White Sox have moved pitcher Michael Kopech to a bullpen role.

  • The Padres aim to improve their rotation as they face the Los Angeles Dodgers in Seoul, South Korea to start the new MLB season.

  • Dylan Cease is expected to bring stability and potential to the Padres' rotation, while the White Sox gain promising prospects.

Summary based on 9 sources


Get a daily email with more MLB stories

Related Stories