Leake, 31, has been solid this season:
That comes to an Cardinals are still paying part of his remaining salary obligations.of 99, which is slightly better than average for a starting pitcher. For his career, he owns an ERA+ of 99 across parts of 10 big-league seasons. Leake is owed the balance of a $16 million salary for this season, and his contract includes a $15 million salary for 2020 and an $18 million mutual option/$5 million buyout for 2021. Leake’s former team the
Leake in essence replaces Zack Greinke in the Arizona rotation. Just prior to the deadline, .
Heading to the Mariners is Caballero. He’s a 22-year-old utility infielder in Class A-Advanced. He’s hitting .268/.388/.396 with 28 stolen bases in 43 games. He’s played 22 games at third, 11 at second and nine at shortstop this season.