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Reds Reacquire Castro

Jim Callis -

Juan Castro spent five seasons as a utility infielder for the Reds before signing as a free agent with the Twins following the 2004 season. Now he's back with Cincinnati, which acquired him in a Thursday trade that sent outfield prospect Brandon Roberts to Minnesota.

Majors | #2006#Trade Central

Daily Dish: June 16

Coming into this season, Andy Marte ranked as one of the top 20 prospects in the minors. But after being shipped from Atlanta to Boston to Cleveland during the offseason, the 22-year-old third baseman certainly hasn't performed the way the Indians hoped when they acquired him in the Coco Crisp deal.

Minors | #2006#Daily Dish

Mismatched Sox Swap Relievers

Jim Callis -

The Red Sox and White Sox addressed each other's bullpen needs with a two-reliever trade on Thursday. Boston, which didn't have a lefty reliever, acquired one in Javier Lopez. Chicago, which needed another righty relief option, added David Riske.

Majors | #2006#Trade Central