Juan Soto headed to Padres in MLB trade deadline blockbuster

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Juan Soto is heading to the Padres.

The Post’s Jon Heyman reported the Nationals and Padres agreed to a deal that would send the young star to San Diego ahead of Tuesday’s MLB trade deadline.

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Juan Soto of the Washington Nationals smiles as he celebrates after his solo home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets.

According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the haul of players and prospects coming back to Washington includes MacKenzie Gore, Robert Hassell III, C.J. Abrams, James Wood and Jarlin Susana, as well as one more major league player.

The deal is also believed to include slugging infielder Josh Bell going to San Diego.