D'backs acquire Trumbo in three-team trade

D'backs acquire Trumbo in three-team trade
December 10, 2013, 12:30 pm
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Former Angels slugger Mark Trumbo had his first 100 RBI season in 2013 hitting .234 with 34 home runs. (USASTI)

A source told the Arizona Republic that the deal is done. 

The Diamondbacks will get Trumbo and two players to be named, and they give outfielder Adam Eaton to the White Sox and left-hander Tyler Skaggs to the Angels. Left-hander Hector Santiago will go from Chicago to Anaheim.

Trumbo is expected to play left field for the Diamondbacks and could bat fourth or fifth behind Paul Goldschmidt. A.J. Pollock will serve as Arizona’s primary center fielder, with Gerardo Parra facing righties and Cody Ross starting against lefties in right field.

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