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Transaction Analysis: A's Acquire Elmore

Jake Elmore began his career in the Arizona chain.

The Oakland A's announced on Thursday that they had acquired utilityman Jake Elmore from the Chicago White Sox for cash considerations. In a corresponding move, the A's designated infielder Andy Parrino for assignment. We take a closer look at Elmore and at how these transactions impact the A's overall depth chart.

The Oakland A's made some changes to their 40-man roster on Thursday, acquiring utilityman Jake Elmore and designating infielder Andy Parrino for assignment. The A's will owe the Chicago White Sox cash considerations. Elmore has been on the move a lot over the past few seasons. A 2008 draft pick of the Arizona Diamondbacks out of Arizona State, Elmore remained in the Arizona organization until... Recommended Stories

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