‘Coolest trio in history’: Baseball world reacts to Soto joining Tatis and Machado

MLB insider Jon Morosi joins Blake Murphy on Jays Talk Plus to discuss Juan Soto's blockbuster trade which sees him along with Josh Bell become San Diego Padres in return for a package headlined by Mackenzie Gore, C.J. Abrams and Robert Hassell III.

The San Diego Padres made a splash on MLB trade deadline day, acquiring star outfielder Juan Soto and first baseman Josh Bell from the Washington Nationals in exchange for a mammoth haul of prospects.

Indisputably, the trade beefs up San Diego’s star power. But it came at a hefty cost.

The Padres sent left-hander MacKenzie Gore, outfielders Robert Hassell III and James Wood, shortstop C.J. Abrams, right-hander Jarlin Susana as well as first baseman Luke Voit.

Here is how the baseball world reacted to the blockbuster deadline deal:

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