Rays acquire Gross from Brewers for minor league pitcher Butler
Gross was batting .209 with no homers and two RBI's in 16 games this season. He went 2-for-4 and scored three runs, including the game-winner, in Milwaukee's 9-8 victory over St. Louis earlier Tuesday.
Butler was 0-2 with a 6.35 ERA in three starts for Class A Vero Beach this season.
Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press
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