Andrew Bailey

Andrew Bailey #40 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Minnesota Twins at Coliseum on July 31, 2011 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

A’s Trade Bailey In Another Cost-Cutting Move

A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Oakland Athletics have agreed to trade All-Star closer Andrew Bailey and outfielder Ryan Sweeney to the Boston Red Sox for outfielder Josh Reddick and prospects Miles Head and Raul Alcantara.