The Chicago Cubs traded Matt Garza to the Texas Rangers today, first reported by Ken Rosenthal. The initial deal from Rosenthal looked big.
Jess Passan added the third piece going to Chicago, and said there's also a player to be named later.
The end result is that the Cubs will get Mike Olt, C.J. Edwards, Justin Grimm, and a PTBNL for two months of Garza. Let's take a look at where each of those players stood this year to get an idea how big the return was.
Mike Olt, 3B - He was the number 44 prospect in Baseball America's mid-season top 50 that was released a few weeks ago. A similar value from the Pirates would be Alen Hanson, who was the #39 prospect on the...
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