Edinson Volquez

Marlins acquire RHP Straily from Reds for 3 minor leaguers

The Miami Marlins traded two of their top pitching prospects Thursday to acquire immediate rotation help.

Miami obtained 14-game winner Dan Straily from the Cincinnati Reds for three minor leaguers, including right-handers Luis Castillo and Austin Brice, both highly regarded prospects in the Marlins' thin system. Outfielder Isaiah White was also dealt to Cincinnati.

Straily had the best year of his career in 2016, when he went 14-8 for the last-place Reds with a 3.76 ERA and 162 strikeouts in 34 games.

The Marlins earlier acquired another former Reds pitcher, Edinson Volquez. They're optimistic they can end a 12-year playoff drought this season despite the death...