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06-13-2007, 03:19 PM
The Cincinnati Reds acquired LHP Ben Jukich to complete the April 27 deal that sent OF Chris Denorfia to the Oakland Athletics in exchange for 2 players to be named later and cash considerations.

On April 28 the Reds acquired RHP Marcus McBeth as the other player to be named.

Jukich, 24, was selected by the A's in the 13th round of the June 2006 first-year player draft and spent last season at Class A Vancouver and Class A Kane County (16g, 5gs, 3-2, 2.52, 50ip, 50h, 30bb, 50k).

He pitched this season at Class A Stockton (12gs, 3-4, 5.40, 58.1ip, 61h, 15bb, 46k, 8hr). Jukich will be assigned to the roster of the Reds' Florida State League affiliate in Sarasota.

06-13-2007, 03:19 PM