Sunday August 31st, 2014

The Orioles on Saturday acquired outfielder Alejandro De Aza in a deal with the White Sox that sends minor league right-handers Mark Blackmar and Miguel Chalas to Chicago, according to Eduardo Encina of The Baltimore Sun. 

The 30-year-old is batting .246 in in 435 appearances at the plate this season to go with five home runs, 31 RBI and 15 stolen bases. 

Blackmar is 10-1 with a 3.18 ERA in 26 games for Class A Frederick, while Chalas is 3-4 with a 4.48 ERA in 30 appearances as a reliever for Frederick and Triple-A Norfolk. 

Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia exits early in loss to Rays with apparent head injury

- Marc Weinreich

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