Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Yankees acquired infielder Martin Prado from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday.
In exchange for the 30-year-old Prado, the Yankees sent the Diamondbacks minor league catcher Peter O'Brien and a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Prado appeared in 106 games for Arizona this season, batting .270 with five home runs and 42 RBI.
Over nine seasons in the majors, he owns a career average of .290 in 944 games, hitting 71 homers and driving in 410 runs.
O'Brien has a combined .267 average with 33 home runs and 70 RBI over 102 games in Single-A and Double-A action this season.