ST. PETERSBURG -- The Rays traded outfielder David DeJesus to the Angels for Minor League right-handed pitcher Eduar Lopez on Tuesday.
In eight starts with Rookie-level Orem this season, Lopez, 20, is 2-2 with a 4.32 ERA while averaging 8.9 strikeouts per nine innings. Over parts of four Minor League seasons, he is 10-9 with a 3.39 ERA.
Troy Provost-Heron is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.