Found April 11, 2014 on Sports Rumor Alert:
The Chicago White Sox acquired outfielder Gorkys Hernandez from the Kansas City Royals and will send him to Triple-A, according to the Chicago Tribuen's Colleen Kane.White Sox minor-league move today: Acquire OF Gorkys Hernandez from Royals in exchange for cash. Will report to Triple-A Charlotte.— Colleen Kane (@ChiTribKane) April 11, 2014The 26-year-old was invited to Spring Training with the Royals on a minor league deal. He picked up two hits in 12 at-bats with an RBI and two runs scored. he was assigned to Triple-A Omaha when he didn't make the big club.Hernandez debuted with Pittsburgh in 2012 and was traded half-way through the season to Miami. He hit a combined .192 with three home runs and 13 RBI in 70 games between the Pirates and the Marlins. A center fielder by trade, Hernandez can man all three outfield spots and will serve as depth at Triple-A Charlotte for the Southsiders. Follow @whilligoss

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