A's get Sam Fuld for Tommy Milone

Updated: July 31, 2014, 5:28 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld.

The deal was reached Thursday morning, just hours after Oakland acquired All-Star pitcher Jon Lester in a blockbuster trade with the Boston Red Sox.

Milone went 6-3 with a 3.55 ERA in 16 starts this season but has spent most of this past month in the minors.

Fuld appeared in seven games earlier this season with Oakland before being claimed off waivers by Minnesota, ...

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