Rays designate Duffy for assignment, trade RHP De Leon

The Tampa Bay Rays have designated infielder Matt Duffy for assignment and traded pitcher Jose De Leon to the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for a player to be named and cash.

The team also announced minor league infielder Curtis Mead was acquired in a trade that sent left-hander Cristopher Sanchez to the Philadelphia Phillies.

In addition, five prospects were added to the 40-man roster before Wednesday night's deadline.