White Sox trade Garcia to Phillies for Floyd

Updated: December 8, 2006, 12:45 AM ET
Associated Press

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- In the first big trade at baseball's winter meetings, the Chicago White Sox sent starting pitcher Freddy Garcia to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday night for right-hander Gavin Floyd and a player to be named.

Then, Chicago general manager Kenny Williams mistakenly named that player.

Williams let slip during the announcement that the other player in the deal is pitcher Gio Gonzalez -- traded by the White Sox to Philadelphia a year ago in the Jim Thome ...

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