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Prospects Josh Wolf and Isaiah Greene react to joining Cleveland Indians in Lindor-Carrasco trade

Prospects Josh Wolf and Isaiah Greene react to joining Cleveland Indians in Lindor-Carrasco trade
Wolf and Greene, both second-round picks of the Mets, were the prospects included in the deal for Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco.

” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Josh Wolf (@joshwolf30) Greene was stunned to read that he’d be wearing a different jersey after Thursday, adding “I am seriously looking forward to being part of @indians.” View this post on Instagram A post shared by Isaiah Greene (@isaiah24greene) Wolf and Greene join Amed Rosario and Andres Gimenez in the package coming back to Cleveland for Lindor and Carrasco.Indians president of baseball operations Chris Antonetti said Wolf is developing a slider and has the ingredients to become a successful starter at the major league level.“We’re excited to welcome him to the organization and partner with him and our pitching group to help him develop on that path to being a really good pitcher,” Antonetti said.

“He controls the strike zone really well and good contact ability,” Antonetti said.” With a degree of uncertainty facing minor leaguers as spring training approaches, Antonetti said it has not yet been determined where the duo will begin their Indians careers.

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