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Toronto Blue Jays acquire starter Steven Matz from New York Mets for three prospects

The Toronto Blue Jays procured starter Steven Matz from the New York Mets for three possibilities, the groups reported Wednesday night.

The Mets are getting right-gave pitchers Sean Reid-Foley, Yennsy Diáz and Josh Winckowski in the exchange.

Matz, a 29-year-old left-hander, consented to a $5.2 million, one-year manage the Mets in December.

That deal came after he had the most unfortunate of his six seasons, going 0-5 with a 9.68 ERA while acquiring $1,851,852 in customized pay from a $5 million compensation. He was dropped from the turn in the wake of beginning 0-4 with a 9.00 ERA in five beginnings, at that point showed up alongside a spot start.

Matz is 31-41 with a 4.35 ERA more than 107 vocation starts and five alleviation appearances.

The Jays have had an occupied offseason, featured by the expansion of outfielder George Springer on a $150 million, six-year bargain.

Recently, infielder Marcus Semien agreed on a one-year, $18 million agreement, a source acquainted with the arrangement told Passan.

Toronto additionally agreed to one-year contracts with right-handers Kirby Yates ($5.5 million) and Tyler Chatwood ($3 million) and re-marked left-hander Robbie Ray to a $8 million, one-year contract.