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.
The Orioles have acquired OF Alejandro De Aza from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for minor league RHPs Miguel Chalas and Mark Blackmar.— Eduardo A. Encina (@EddieInTheYard) August 31, 2014
- Marc Weinreich