Miller traded for Orioles' third-best minor-league prospect

Miller traded for Orioles' third-best minor-league prospect
July 31, 2014, 3:00 pm

BOSTON -- With an hour to go before the trade deadline the Red Sox made their third deal of the day, sending left-handed reliever Andrew Miller to the Orioles for minor-league pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez, rated the third-best prospect in the Orioles organization by both MLB.com and Baseball America.

Rodriguez, 21, is at Double-A Bowie and has a 3-7 record with a 4.79 ERA in 16 games. His fastball hits the low 90s, and he also throws a changeup and slider. He profiles as a middle-of-the-rotation starter.

More to come . . .