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2018 MLB Winter Meetings: Rumor Tracker for Day Four

Wednesday! Hump day! Track the latest news and rumors from the busy Day Four of the Winter Meetings in Vegas.

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The Winter Meetings aren’t quite ready to wind down. Day four is the last major day of the Meetings; get live updates here!

7:10 PM EST
The Cincinnati Reds have acquired righty Tanner Roark from the Washington Nationals in exchange for righty Tanner Rainey.

7:00 PM EST
The Texas Rangers are signing veteran righty Lance Lynn to a three-year deal, per MLB.com’s TR Sullivan. The deal is worth $30M, per MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand.

7:00 PM EST
The Los Angeles Angels are signing Justin Bour, per Yahoo’s Jeff Passan. The deal is pending a physical.

4:00 PM EST
The Tampa Bay Rays have struck a deal with starter Charlie Morton, per Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. Yahoo’s Jeff Passan notes that the deal is worth $30 million over two seasons.

3:00 PM EST
According to multiple sources, Jordy Mercer has passed his physical and is officially a Detroit Tiger. The Tigers will announce the deal soon.

2:00 PM EST
According to a major-league source, the Detroit Tigers are signing shortstop Jordy Mercer. Jon Morosi of MLB Network, who was first to link the two sides, says it’s a one-year deal.

1:00 PM EST
Per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, the Oakland Athletics are one of several teams to discuss a potential Jurickson Profar trade with the Texas Rangers. However, nothing is imminent.

11:30 AM EST
The Milwaukee Brewers and righty Jimmy Nelson have agreed to a one-year, $3.7 million deal to avoid arbitration. Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported the news, adding that the deal includes a $50,000 incentive if Nelson wins comeback player of the year. The Brewers confirmed the signing on Twitter.

11:00 AM EST
The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal had reported that the New York Yankees had a three-year deal in place with free agent starter J.A. Happ, but Rosenthal has since back-tracked and said that the two sides are closing in on a deal, but there is “no agreement in place.”

10:00 AM EST
Happy Wednesday, and good morning from the fabulous Las Vegas, Nevada.