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That didn't take long, did it? The Colorado Rockies acquired Aaron Harang and, most importantly, $4.5 million in cash from the Dodgers. Today, the Rockies flipped Harang again, this time the 35-year old hurler has landed with the Seattle Mariners in exchange for prospect Steve Hensley. Colorado also sent over about $2 million in cash to offset the buyout for Harang's 2014 option, leaving the Rox with a tidy profit of about $2.5 million for giving away Ramon Hernandez. Not too bad for a week's work.
As for Harang, he lands in a pretty good spot in Seattle where he should immediately slot into the rotation, likely in place of Blake Beavan. With him being a flyball-heavy pitcher, Safeco Field should be a great environment for him, assuming the home run barrage in the first few games there after moving the fences in has more to do with the poor pitching talent involved. If so, Harang stands a good chance of posting an ERA in the 3.60 range for the third year in a row des...
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The Colorado Rockies have traded pitcher Aaron Harang to the Seattle Mariners for relief pitcher Steven Hensley. It was nearly a week ago that the Rockies picked up Harang from the Los Angeles Dodgers.
By trading Ramon Hernandez to the Dodgers and then shipping Harang to the Mariners the Rockies saved nearly $2.5 million.
Seattle has not said what Harang’s role will be with the...
M's make it official and get Harang from the Rockies
It's official now as the Mariners website has this story up.
In it they say "The Mariners acquired veteran right-hander Aaron Harang in a trade with the Rockies on Thursday. The Rockies got Minor League right-handed pitcher Steven Hensley from Seattle. Hensley, 26, has appeared in two games in relief for Triple...
The Seattle Mariners have acquired right-handed pitcher Aaron Harang from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for right-hander Steven Hensley and cash.
The Rockies acquired Harang on April 6 when they traded catcher Ramon Hernandez to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Harang went 10-10 with a 3.61 ERA last season for the Dodgers.
The Rockies never intended to keep Harang, and the Mariners...
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Newly acquired right-hander Aaron Harang is moving into the Seattle Mariners rotation and Blake Beavan is going to the bullpen.
Manager Eric Wedge announced the change on Friday before the Mariners game against the Texas Rangers. Harang will make his first start for Seattle on Tuesday night against Detroit.
Harang threw a 40-pitch bullpen session for Mariners coaches on Friday...
Mariners to acquire Aaron Harang?
FOX MLB Reporter & senior baseball writer at the MLB Network Ken Rosenthal just tweeted that the M's are close to acquiring pitcher Aaron Harang.
He says the Rockies and the Mariners are working through final details, including approval from commissioner's office.
Dexter Fowler's second home run of the game and sixth this season, a solo shot off Huston Street in the ninth inning, snapped a tie and sent the Colorado Rockies to a 7-5 victory over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.
Padres slugger Carlos Quentin was in the cleanup spot after appealing an eight-game suspension for his role in a wild fight with the Los Angeles Dodgers the...