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Juan Soto trade grades: Padres get 'A' for landing superstar; low marks for Nationals despite big haul

Juan Soto trade grades: Padres get ‘A’ for landing superstar; low marks for Nationals despite big haul

The Padres and Nationals agreed to the biggest trade of the summer hours ahead of Tuesday’s deadline, with San Diego netting star outfielder Juan Soto and first baseman Josh Bell. In exchange, Washington receives Luke Voit and a handful of young players: shortstop C.J. Abrams, left-hander MacKenzie Gore, outfielders Robert Hassell III and James Wood, and …

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Juan Soto trade: Padres agree to deal for superstar ahead of deadline, Nationals get five prospects in return

Juan Soto trade: Padres agree to deal for superstar ahead of deadline, Nationals get five prospects in return

The Washington Nationals are in agreement to trade outfielder Juan Soto to the San Diego Padres, per CBS Sports HQ’s Jim Bowden. Soto, the biggest name on the market ahead of Tuesday’s 6 p.m. ET trade deadline, had been made available in July after he declined a 15-year, $440 million extension offer. The Padres will …

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