Dodgers get Clark from Brewers for Dessens
PHOENIX (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers acquired outfielder Brady Clark and cash from the Milwaukee Brewers on Monday for pitcher Elmer Dessens.
The 33-year-old Clark, a right-handed hitter, has a .278 career batting average and .986 fielding percentage over seven seasons with the Cincinnati Reds, New York Mets and the Brewers.
He hit .263 last year with four home runs and 29 RBIs in 138 games, down from a .306 average in 2005, when he had 183 hits.
Dessens, a 36-year-old right-hander, has a 46-59 record and 4.41 ERA in 10 seasons with Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Arizona, Los Angeles and Kansas City.