Yankees acquire Swisher, send Betemit and two pitchers to White Sox
The New York Yankees acquired center fielder-first baseman Nick Swisher in a trade with the Chicago White Sox on Thursday.
The Yankees traded infielder Wilson Betemit and minor league pitchers Jeff Marquez and Jhonny Nunez to Chicago in exchange for the switch-hitting Swisher and minor league pitcher Kanekoa Texeira.Swisher, 27, hit .219 with 24 home runs in 153 games with Chicago this season. Swisher is a potential first-base candidate for the Yankees, who recently ...
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