Orioles

Orioles Acquire OF De Aza From White Sox

View Comments
(Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

(Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Orioles Central
Shop Team Gear
Shop Tickets
MLB Scoreboard
MLB Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries
1057topper Orioles Acquire OF De Aza From White Sox

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Orioles acquire OF Alejandro De Aza from the Chicago White Sox.

The team made the announcement Saturday in exchange for minor league RHP Miguel Chalas and RHP Mark Blackmar.

De Aza, 30, batted .243/.309/.354 (96-395) with five home runs, 31 RBI and 15 stolen bases in 122 games for the White Sox in 2014. In 545 career major league games, De Aza is a .268/.331/.398 hitter. De Aza has a .986 career fielding percentage in the major leagues and has seen action at all three outfield positions.

Chalas, 22, was 3-4 with a 4.48 ERA (76.1IP, 38ER) in 30 relief appearances between Triple-A Norfolk (two games) and Class-A Frederick (28 games). Over five minor league seasons in the Orioles organization, Chalas was 24-21 with a 3.73 ERA (405.2IP, 168ER).

Blackmar, 22, was 10-1 with a 3.18 ERA (130.1IP, 46ER) in 26 games (18 starts) for Frederick in 2014. In four seasons in the Orioles organization, Blackmar was 21-13 with a 3.75 ERA (297.1IP, 124ER).

Other Local News:

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,259 other followers