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Dodgers acquire Justin Yurchak from White Sox

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With most of the attention on Clayton Kershaw, the Dodgers continued to stay busy, acquiring minor-leaguer Justin Yurchak from the White Sox in exchange for Manny Bañuelos.

Yurchak, a 22-year-old first baseman, spent 2018 with the Kannapolis Intimidators, the single-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. In 95 games, Yurchak hit .256 with one home run and 36 RBI. The White Sox drafted him in the 12th round in 2017.

Manny Bañuelos, 27, spent last season with the Oklahoma City Dodgers. On the year, he went 9-7, posting a 3.73 ERA. In 108 innings, the left-hander had 127 strikeouts but also issued 42 walks. Bañuelos has only six games of big-league experience, going 1-4 with a 5.13 ERA in 2015.

Chicago added Bañuelos to their 40-man roster.