Mychal Thompson

White Sox trade Tyler Saladino to Brewers, pick up Trayce Thompson from Athletics

White Sox trade Tyler Saladino to Brewers, pick up Trayce Thompson from Athletics

The White Sox made two moves on their day off Thursday, trading infielder Tyler Saladino to the Brewers for cash considerations and sending cash to the Athletics for outfielder Trayce Thompson.

The Sox basically added much-needed outfield depth at the expense of a little-used infielder. Neither player has seen much playing time, with Saladino getting eight at-bats so far with the Sox and Thompson — who is headed to his fourth organization in three weeks — has seven with the A’s.

Thompson returns to the White Sox after an impressive late-season performance in 2015. He seemingly was going to be a starting outfielder in 2016 until the Sox sent him to the Dodgers at the 2015...

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