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Marlins trade Trevor Richards, Nick Anderson to Tampa

Rays send Marlins Ryne Stanek and Jesus Sanchez

The Marlins traded Trevor Richards (L) and Nick Anderson to Tampa Bay in exchange for Ryne Stanek and Jesus Sanchez (Associated Press)

MIAMI – The Miami Marlins were busy wheeling and dealing up until the last momen of the MLB trade deadline Wednesday.

According to a report, the Marlins sent pitchers Trevor Richards and Nick Anderson to Tampa Bay, in exchange for pitcher Ryne Stanek and outfielder Jesus Sanchez.

Stanek is 0-2 for the Rays this season with a 3.40 ERA, working worked 55.2 innings with 61 strikeouts.

Sanchez is currently playing in the minors where he played in 96 games with the Triple-A Durham Bulls. He's a career .298 minor league hitter.

The Marlins acquired pitcher Ryne Stanek from the Rays

The trade came just hours after the Marlins sent pitcher Zac Gallen to Arizona for shortstop Jazz Chisholm, the Diamondbacks' top prospect.