Reds acquire outfielder Austin Slater in a late-night trade

Reds acquire outfielder Austin Slater in a late-night trade

The Cincinnati Reds were busy on Sunday night, completing a trade that technically was announced after midnight and was officially a Monday deal. The Reds and San Francisco Giants got together to make a deal that brought outfielder Austin Slater to Cincinnati and saw left-handed reliever Alex Young get moved to the Giants organization. Cincinnati is also getting an undisclosed amount of cash in the deal. Slater is making $4,000,000 this year. The Reds outfield is a bit of a …