Twins Trade Dozier to Dodgers
The Twins traded 2nd baseman Brian Dozier to the Los Angeles Dodgers just minutes before the trade deadline for infielder Logan Forsythe and AA outfielder/1st baseman Luke Raley and AA left handed pitcher Devin Smeltzer.
Dozier was hitting .224 with 16 home runs and 52 RBIs with 8 stolen bases this season. He played 7 seasons with the Twins. Forsythe is hitting just .207 with 2 home runs and 13 RBIs with the Dodgers this season. Luke Raley was hitting .275 with 17 home runs in 93 games this season. Devin Smeltzer has a 4.73 ERA in 83 2/3 innings this season. Both players have been playing at AA-Tulsa in the Dodgers system. Both players have been assigned to AA-Chattanooga in the Twins organization.