BALTIMORE -- While the Major League teams were competing, the Royals and the Orioles made a Minor League deal Thursday.
The Royals sent third baseman Brandon Wood from their Triple-A Omaha club to the O's Triple-A Norfolk team in exchange for cash. Wood was a part-time player for the Storm Chasers, hitting .264 in 16 games with two home runs and seven RBIs.
Wood, a first-round Draft pick by the Angels in 2003, was in the Royals' Major League Spring Training camp. He batted .323 in 17 games.
Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.