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Now that the free-agent market is mostly settled, the next major player movement to monitor will be trades.
For teams unable to check off their free-agent wishlist, it’s still possible they can address some needs by making deals.
Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star center fielder Bryan Reynolds officially requested a trade earlier this month after the two sides failed to agree on an extension.
The Pirates have all the leverage here. Reynolds’ contract is under team control for the next three years, and the team has shown little interest in trading him.
Their price has been reported as “astronomical” for more than a year, well before Reynolds requested a trade.
That’s with good reason. He has a lifetime 126 wRC+ and 127 OPS+, an instant upgrade to any team.
With that in mind, let’s take a look at the top 10 landing spots for Reynolds as trade rumors loom.