White Sox acquire Peavy from Padres

Updated: August 1, 2009, 3:28 PM ET
Associated Press

CHICAGO -- Jake Peavy finally agreed to pitch for the White Sox.

The San Diego Padres traded their ace to Chicago on Friday, barely beating the deadline to make deals without waivers.

The Padres got four young pitchers for the 2007 NL Cy Young Award winner -- Clayton Richard, Aaron Poreda, Dexter Carter and Adam Russell.

In May, the Padres and White Sox agreed to a deal for Peavy, but he turned it down. This time, Peavy agreed to waive his no-trade clause and join the ...

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