July 22nd, 2008
New Orleans receives:
CF Jorge Ruíz (24, ML) - $1.2/arbitration
Palm Springs receives:
Ruíz batted .228 with New Orleans in 54 games after the '08 midseason trade. He was traded to Connecticut a year later (7/12/09). For his career, he rates as a limited offensive player who posseses excellent defensive skills along with exceptional basestealing skills.