The Winter Meetings was rocked with the three-team trade that sends Los Angels Angles slugger Mark Trumbo to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Diamondbacks also get pitching prospect A.J. Schugel and send pitcher Tyler Skaggs to the Angles and outfielder Adam Eaton to the Chicago White Sox. The White Sox sends pitcher Hector Santiago to the Angles and outfielder Brandon Jacobs to the Diamondbacks.
Pretty tangled isn’ it? That’s OK. Just know that the Diamondbacks were the clear beneficiaries of that trade. (more…)