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Tampa Bay Rays acquire slugger Nelson Cruz from the Minnesota Twins in a four-player trade

1 month ago   |   By Chicago Tribune

The Tampa Bay Rays acquired Nelson Cruz, one of baseball's most proven sluggers, in a four-player trade with the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.
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Nelson Cruz trade grades: Rays add big-time bat, Twins start sell-off

Nelson Cruz trade grades: Rays add big-time bat, Twins start sell-off

1 month ago   |   By Sporting News

Tampa Bay picks up a big piece for the stretch run.
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Rays' Updated Lineup, Payroll After Nelson Cruz Trade with Twins

1 month ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Tampa Bay Rays made the first major move of MLB's trade deadline season, acquiring Minnesota Twins slugger Nelson Cruz and minor-league pitcher Calvin...
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MLB trade deadline: Rays acquire veteran slugger Nelson Cruz from Twins in four-player deal

1 month ago   |   By CBS Sports

The struggling Twins send Cruz to Tampa Bay ahead of the July 30 trade deadline
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Twins Trade DH Nelson Cruz To Tampa Bay Rays

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota Twins slugger Nelson Cruz is headed to the Tampa Bay Rays.
The Twins announced the trade Thursday evening. The team will send the 41-year-old designated hitter and minor league pitcher Calvin Faucher to the Rays in exchange for two pitching prospects - Joe Ryan and Drew Strotman.
Cruz joined the Twins in 2019, and in the past three seasons hit 76 home runs. He added 191 RBIs.
His inaugural year with the Twins was his best with the team. He bashed 41 homers that year with a .311 batting average and 1.031 on-base plus slugging percentage.
Cruz was one of two All-Stars...
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