Found September 30, 2011 on MLB Trade Rumors:
The Athletics have received outfielder Eliezer Mesa from the Rockies to complete the Mark Ellis trade, reports's Jane Lee (on Twitter).

The Colorado Rockies send Eliezer Mesa to the Oakland A’s

The Rockies have sent 22-year old righty swinging CF Eliezer Mesa to the A’s to complete the deal for Mark Ellis. Mesa played in 53 games in A-ball last year for the Rockies and he was 42 for 164 (.256 avg, .631 OPS) with 22 runs scored, 0 homers, 13 RBIs and 11 stolen bases. Mark Ellis played in 70 games for the Rockies after coming over from the A’s and he was 72 for 263...

Athletics receive outfielder Eliezer Mesa from Rockies

In an announcement by the team (via Jane Lee of, the Athletics have received outfielder from the Colorado Rockies as a player to be named later in the Mark Ellis trade. The A's traded Ellis and cash considerations to the Rockies on June 30 for right-handed pitcher Bruce Billings and a player to be named later. Image by cliff1066™ under a Creative Commons License.
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