According to reports on Thursday, the Royals’ Mark Teahen has been traded to the White Sox in exchange for second baseman Chris Getz and third baseman Josh Fields.
But hold on.
Neither club would confirm the reports, which surfaced first in the New York Daily News and later appeared on the Chicago Sun-Times Web site. …
Cowley says the holdup is over possible minor-league players involved:
A source close to the situation then confirmed to the Sun-Times that the deal was all but done, but there were still talks about the possibility of minor-league prospects being involved. There was the hold up.