The Giants acquired third baseman and outfielder Kris Bryant in a deal with the Cubs on Friday, in response to ESPN’s Jeff Passan.
Chicago will obtain pitcher Caleb Killian and outfielder Alexander Camargo in the deal, per USA Right this moment’s Bob Nightengale.
Bryant, 29, sports activities an .861 OPS in 2021 with 18 homers and 51 RBI. He’s a four-time All-Star and the 2016 Nationwide League MVP, which the identical 12 months he received the World Collection with Chicago.
Friday’s deal marks the newest blockbuster commerce in the Nationwide League West. The Dodgers acquired Nationals ace Max Scherzer and shortstop Trea Turner on Friday, and the Padres traded for All-Star second baseman Adam Frazier on July 25.
The Giants enter Friday night time main the Nationwide League West at 64–38. San Francisco has not made the postseason since 2016.
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