Handy primer of Dipoto’s roster moves
It’s getting past the point where we need a scorecard to keep up with the fast-and-furious series of roster moves Jerry Dipoto has made since taking over as Mariners general manager, which now total nine trades and four free-agent signings after Wednesday’s deal for Adam Lind. So here you go:
Nov. 5 – SS Brad Miller, 1B baseman Logan Morrison and RH reliever Danny Farquhar to Rays for RH starter Nathan Karns, LH reliever C.J. Riefenhauser and OF Boog Powell.
Nov. 12 –RH Enyel De Los Santos and infielder Nelson Ward to Padres for RH reliever Joaquin Benoit.
Nov. 16 – RH reliever Tom Wilhelmsen, OF James Jones and infielder Patrick Kivlehan to Rangers for CF Leonys Martin and RH reliever Anthony Bass.
Nov. 20 – OF Ramon Flores to Brewers for infielder Luis Sardinas.
Dec. 2 – 1B Mark Trumbo and LH reliever C.J. Riefenhauser to Orioles for C/1B Steve Clevenger.
Dec. 4 – RH reliever Jose Ramirez to Braves for PTBN and cash.
Dec. 7 – RH reliever Carson Smith and LH starter Roenis Elias to Red Sox for LH starter Wade Miley and RH reliever Jonathan Aro.
Dec. 8: RH reliever Trey Cochran-Gill to A’s for RH reliever Evan Scribner.
Dec. 9: RH pitchers Daniel Missaki, Carlos Herrera and Freddy Peralta to Brewers for 1B Adam Lind.
FREE AGENT SIGNINGS
LF Franklin Gutierrez (re-signed)
C Chris Iannetta (Angels)
RH reliever Justin De Fratus (Phillies)
OF Nori Aoki (Giants)
MINOR LEAGUE SIGNINGS
RH starter Donn Roach (Cubs)
OF Mike Baxter
OF Daniel Robertson (Angels)
1B Andy Wilkins (Orioles – since DFA’d)
RH Hisashi Iwakuma (Dodgers signed)
LH Edgar Olmos (Cubs claimed)
C John Hicks (Twins claimed)