Major league pitcher Jake Odorizzi, a former Highland Bulldogs pitcher, has a new home.
The Tampa Bay Rays traded Odorizzi to the Minnesota Twins on Saturday in exchange for minor league infielder Jermaine Palacios, according to ESPN.
Odorizzi went 10-8 with a 4.14 ERA and 127 strikeouts in 2017. He played five seasons in Tampa Bay after being traded from the Kansas City Royals in December 2012. He has a career 3.83 ERA.