The Oakland A's made two moves involving their 40-man roster on Monday. The A's also officially…
A's MiLB Weekend In Review: Taylor Traded
Taylor Traded To Chicago After five years in the Oakland A's system, Michael Taylor will finally have a fresh start with a new organization. On Saturday, the A's traded Taylor to the Chicago White Sox for right-hander Jake Sanchez. Taylor spent the majority of the past five seasons with the Sacramento River Cats. He leaves as the River Cats' career leader in games played (511), at-bats (1,900), hits (521) and RBI (325). He was batting .243/.357/.385 with five homers and a 33:50 BB:K in 59 games with the River Cats this year. If Taylor makes it to the big leagues with Chicago, he will be re-united with hitting coach Todd Steverson, who worked with Taylor as a manager and hitting coach for much of the past five seasons. Taylor played in 26 games with the A's. He had 10 hits in 74 at-bats, including a homerun. He walked seven times and struck-out 26 times. Taylor is a career .289/.374/.464 hitter in the minor leagues. Sanchez joins the A's from the White Sox's Low-A affiliate in...
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