February 16th, 2007
West Virginia receives:
MR José Ferrer (26, AAA) - minor league contract
New Orleans' 6th round 2007 draft pick (SP Bud McCullough - 10th pick)
New Orleans receives:
1B Robby Shepherd (27, ML) - $0.38/arbitration/arbitration
Shepherd only appeared in 6 games with New Orleans in 2007. His last stint in PEBA was in 2008 with Kentucky where appeared in 65 games.
Ferrer has been an average middle innings reliever for West Virginia.
McCullough was traded to Charleston in December 2007, where he plays for their Class-A affiliate.