PITTSBURGH, Pennsylvania (WKBN) – The Pittsburgh Pirates are trading veteran pitchers Jose Quintana and Chris Stratton to the St. Louis Cardinals.
In exchange, the Pirates receive right-handed pitcher Johan Oviedo and minor league third-baseman Malcolm Nunez. Francys Romero was the first to report Pittsburgh’s acquisitions.
This season, Oviedo has appeared in 14 games for the Cardinals. He has posted a record of 2-1 with a 3.20 ERA. He has struck out 26 batters in 25.1 innings.
This season, Quintana has posted a record of 3-5 with a 3.50 ERA in 20 starts. He has struck out 89 batters in 103 innings of work.
Stratton is 5-4 with a 5.09 ERA with two saves in 2022.
Quintana signed with Pittsburgh as a free agent last Nov.
The Major League Baseball trade deadline is Tuesday at 6 p.m. ET.