Padres and Pirates make two-for-one deal
by Al Melchior | Data Analyst
(11/25/2013) The Padres traded reliever Miles Mikolas and outfielder Jaff Decker to the Pirates in exchange for minor league outfielder Alex Dickerson on Monday.
Mikolas appeared in only two games for the Padres in 2013, but as a rookie in 2012, he posted a 3.62 ERA in 25 appearances.
Decker made his major league debut this season, going 4 for 26 (.154) with one home run.
The 23-year-old Dickerson played for Double-A Altoona, batting .288 with 17 home runs, 68 RBI and 10 stolen bases.