Dodgers acquire OF Brett Eibner from Oakland A’s

first_imgTarsovich was a 22nd-round draft pick in 2015. He made it to Double-A for 59 games last season, batting .219. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error LOS ANGELES — The Dodgers add to their crowded outfield depth chart Wednesday by acquiring Brett Eibner from the Oakland A’s in a trade for minor-league infielder Jordan Tarsovich.Eibner joins Joc Pederson, Yasiel Puig, Andrew Toles, Trayce Thompson, Darin Ruf, Scott Van Slyke, Kike’ Hernandez and Andre Ethier as outfield options on the Dodgers’ 40-man depth chart. Eibner has minor-league options remaining and will likely open the season in Triple-A.Right-hander Carlos Frias was designated for assignment in order to clear a spot on the 40-man for Eibner.A 28-year-old right-handed hitter, Eibner hit .193 with six home runs in 70 games for the A’s and Kansas City Royals last season. He was traded from Kansas City to Oakland at the non-waiver deadline for Billy Burns. Over parts of three seasons in Triple-A, Eibner hit .280 with an .831 OPS and 38 home runs.last_img

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