Acquired OF David Lough From Royals in Exchange for INF Danny Valencia

The Orioles announced that they have acquired OF David Lough from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for INF Danny Valencia.

Valencia, 29, hit well for the Orioles in 170 plate appearances in 2013. Lough, 27, played all three outfield positions for the Royals and finished 8th in the rookie of the year voting.

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG plus_slugging”>OPS OPS+
2010 25 MIN AL 85 322 299 30 93 18 1 7 40 2 0 20 46 .311 .351 .448 .799 119
2011 26 MIN AL 154 608 564 63 139 28 2 15 72 2 6 40 102 .246 .294 .383 .677 86
2012 27 TOT AL 44 161 154 14 29 6 1 3 21 0 1 3 38 .188 .199 .299 .497 35
2012 27 MIN AL 34 132 126 13 25 6 1 2 17 0 1 3 32 .198 .212 .310 .522 43
2012 27 BOS AL 10 29 28 1 4 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 6 .143 .138 .250 .388 2
2013 28 BAL AL 52 170 161 20 49 14 1 8 23 0 2 8 33 .304 .335 .553 .888 135
4 Yrs 335 1261 1178 127 310 66 5 33 156 4 9 71 219 .263 .302 .412 .714 94

David Lough

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+
2012 26 KCR AL 20 65 59 9 14 2 1 0 2 1 0 4 9 .237 .292 .305 .597 64
2013 27 KCR AL 96 335 315 35 90 17 4 5 33 5 2 10 52 .286 .311 .413 .724 96
2 Yrs 116 400 374 44 104 19 5 5 35 6 2 14 61 .278 .308 .396 .704 91