MLB Hot Stove: Royals trade Brandon Moss back to A’s, continue unloading veterans

American Freedom Project

The Kansas City Royals are unloading veterans as they embrace what it essentially a free agency forced rebuild.

Monday night, the Royals continued the tear down with a four-player trade with the Oakland Athletics. First baseman Brandon Moss and lefty reliever Ryan Buchter are going to the A’s in exchange right righty Jesse Hahn and pitching prospect Heath Fillmyer. Both teams have announced the trade.

Monday moves: We’ve acquired LHP Ryan Buchter, DH Brandon Moss and cash considerations from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for RHPs Jesse Hahn and Heath Fillmyer. Welcome to Oakland, Ryan, and welcome back Brandon!

Moss, 34, is entering the second year of a two-year contract worth…

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