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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 club but considering he is owed $7 million this season it is a good bet that he will join the rotation.
Last season Harang had a 3.61 ERA and a 1.40 WHIP. The 37-year-old is well past the point in his career when he had a plus fastball but he should be a solid innings eater for the Mariners if nothing else.
Hensley is little more then organizational filler for the Rockies.
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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...
Veteran right-hander Aaron Harang is heading to Seattle after the M's and Colorado Rockies agreed on a trade for the recently DFA'd pitcher.
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The Seattle Mariners have acquired 34-year-old right-hander Aaron Harang from the Colorado Rockies in a trade that sends minor league RHP Steve Hensley to Colorado. The Rockies acquired Harang from the Dodgers on April 6 when they sent catcher Ramon Hernandez to Los Angeles and immediately designated him for assignment.
According to Greg Johns of MLB.com, Seattle will wait to...
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.
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