MLB: Marlins send Reyes, Buehrle, Johnson to Toronto in blockbuster deal
Published 11/14/2012, Associated Press
The Miami Marlins’ spending spree a year ago didn’t work, so now they’re trying another payroll purge. Rebranded in a new ballpark at the start of 2012, the Marlins were up to their old ways Tuesday, swapping stars for prospects. Miami traded shortstop Jose Reyes, left-hander Mark Buehrle and right-hander Josh Johnson to the Toronto Blue Jays as part of a blockbuster deal, a person familiar with the agreement said.Word count: 585
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