As for Jacobs, the 23-year-old hit .244 with 13 homers, 66 RBIs and 59 runs scored in 127 games between Class A Salem and Double-A Portland within the Red Sox organization and Double-A Birmingham in the White Sox system. Jacobs, who was ranked seventh on Chicago's Top 20 Prospects, according to MLB.com, was acquired from Boston in the July 12 trade that sent reliever Matt Thornton to the Red Sox.
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