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2005 Seattle Mariners

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2004 / 2006

69-93, Finished 4th in AL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Mike Hargrove (69-93)
GM: Bill Bavasi, Scouting Dir: Bob Fontaine Jr.
Scored 699 runs, Allowed 751 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-86

Ballparks: Safeco Field · Attendance: 2,725,459 (4th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 95, Pitching - 96 · one-year: Batting - 99, Pitching - 100

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2004 / 2006 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from October 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.

October 11, 2004

Hiram Bocachica granted Free Agency.

October 15, 2004

Jeff Harris granted Free Agency.

John Lindsey granted Free Agency.

Mickey Lopez granted Free Agency.

Released Bryan Ward.

October 28, 2004

Edgar Martinez granted Free Agency.

Ron Villone granted Free Agency.

November 2, 2004

Dan Wilson granted Free Agency.

November 4, 2004

Released Masao Kida.

November 9, 2004

Signed Masao Kida as a free agent.

November 11, 2004

Signed Kit Pellow as a free agent.

November 19, 2004

Traded Randy Williams to the San Diego Padres. Received Billy Hogan (minors).

December 7, 2004

Signed Dan Wilson as a free agent.

December 13, 2004

Ryan Rowland-Smith drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 2004 rule 5 draft.

December 14, 2004

Signed Mickey Lopez as a free agent.

December 15, 2004

Signed Richie Sexson as a free agent.

December 17, 2004

Signed Adrian Beltre as a free agent.

December 19, 2004

Signed Ron Villone as a free agent.

December 20, 2004

Signed Nate Bland as a free agent.

Traded Aaron Taylor to the Colorado Rockies. Received Sean Green.

December 21, 2004

Luis Ugueto granted Free Agency.

December 22, 2004

Signed Jeff Harris as a free agent.

January 4, 2005

Signed Pokey Reese as a free agent.

Released Jolbert Cabrera.

January 6, 2005

Signed Dan Reichert as a free agent.

January 13, 2005

Signed Ricky Gutierrez as a free agent.

January 19, 2005

Signed Aaron Sele as a free agent.

January 20, 2005

Signed Carlos Peguero as an amateur free agent.

January 25, 2005

Signed Benji Gil as a free agent.

Released Aaron Looper.

January 31, 2005

Signed Jeff Nelson as a free agent.

February 7, 2005

Signed Damian Moss as a free agent.

March 23, 2005

Signed Yuniesky Betancourt as an amateur free agent.

March 25, 2005

The Minnesota Twins returned Ryan Rowland-Smith (earlier draft pick).

March 26, 2005

Signed Jorge Campillo as a free agent.

March 27, 2005

Sent Mickey Lopez to the San Francisco Giants as part of a conditional deal.

March 28, 2005

Sold Benji Gil to the New York Mets.

March 29, 2005

Released Nate Bland.

March 31, 2005

Selected Abraham Nunez off waivers from the Kansas City Royals.

April 1, 2005 (Standings)

Selected Wilson Valdez off waivers from the New York Mets.

April 2, 2005 (Standings)

Released Abraham Nunez.

April 3, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Scott Mullen as a free agent.

Released Ricky Gutierrez.

April 9, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Aaron Looper as a free agent.

Signed Abraham Nunez as a free agent.

April 12, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Andrew Lorraine as a free agent.

April 13, 2005 (Standings)

Released Kit Pellow.

April 14, 2005 (Standings)

Released Scott Mullen.

April 19, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Albie Lopez as a free agent.

Released Dan Reichert.

April 28, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Dave Hansen as a free agent.

May 6, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Dan Wright as a free agent.

May 15, 2005 (Standings)

Released Albie Lopez.

May 19, 2005 (Standings)

Purchased Pat Borders from the Milwaukee Brewers.

June 7, 2005 (Standings)

Drafted Jeff Clement in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed July 26, 2005.

Drafted Justin Thomas in the 4th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 12, 2005.

Drafted Lance Lynn in the 6th round of the 2005 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

Drafted Anthony Varvaro in the 12th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed August 26, 2005.

Drafted John Holdzkom in the 15th round of the 2005 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

Drafted James Russell in the 17th round of the 2005 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

Drafted Xavier Scruggs in the 50th round of the 2005 amateur draft, but did not sign the player.

June 9, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Wilson Valdez to the San Diego Padres. Received Mike Bumstead (minors) and R.D. Spiehs (minors).

July 2, 2005 (Standings)

Signed J.C. Ramirez as an amateur free agent.

July 11, 2005 (Standings)

Sent Bret Boone to the Minnesota Twins as part of a conditional deal.

July 25, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Yoervis Medina as an amateur free agent.

July 29, 2005 (Standings)

Released Pat Borders.

July 30, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Randy Winn to the San Francisco Giants. Received Jesse Foppert and Yorvit Torrealba.

July 31, 2005 (Standings)

Released Aaron Sele.

Traded Ron Villone to the Florida Marlins. Received Mike Flannery (minors) and Yorman Bazardo.

Traded Miguel Olivo to the San Diego Padres. Received Nathanel Mateo (minors) and Miguel Ojeda.

August 19, 2005 (Standings)

Released Scott Spiezio.

August 26, 2005 (Standings)

Selected Francisco Cruceta off waivers from the Cleveland Indians.

September 2, 2005 (Standings)

Released Troy Cate.

September 9, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Alex Liddi as an amateur free agent.

October 11, 2005 (Standings)

Miguel Ojeda selected by the Colorado Rockies off waivers.

October 14, 2005 (Standings)

Masao Kida granted Free Agency.

October 15, 2005 (Standings)

Wiki Gonzalez granted Free Agency.

Justin Leone granted Free Agency.

Andrew Lorraine granted Free Agency.

Damian Moss granted Free Agency.

Abraham Nunez granted Free Agency.

October 21, 2005

Bobby Madritsch selected by the Kansas City Royals off waivers.

October 27, 2005

Jeff Nelson granted Free Agency.

October 28, 2005

Dave Hansen granted Free Agency.

October 31, 2005

Dan Wilson granted Free Agency.

November 1, 2005

Shigetoshi Hasegawa granted Free Agency.

Pokey Reese granted Free Agency.

November 7, 2005

Jamie Moyer granted Free Agency.

November 8, 2005

Signed Corky Miller as a free agent.

November 18, 2005

Released Ramon Santiago.

November 21, 2005

Signed Kenji Johjima as a free agent.

December 3, 2005

Signed Andy Dominique as a free agent.

December 4, 2005

Signed Jose Morban as a free agent.

December 7, 2005

Signed Jamie Moyer as a free agent.

Traded Yorvit Torrealba to the Colorado Rockies. Received Marcos Carvajal.

December 8, 2005

Drafted Jason Bourgeois from the Atlanta Braves in the 2005 rule 5 draft.

December 12, 2005

Signed Michael Pineda as an amateur free agent.

December 14, 2005

Released Cha-Seung Baek.

December 20, 2005

Selected Jake Woods off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

December 21, 2005

Ryan Franklin granted Free Agency.

Jamal Strong granted Free Agency.

December 22, 2005

Signed Jarrod Washburn as a free agent.

January 4, 2006

Signed Carl Everett as a free agent.

January 9, 2006

Signed Kevin Appier as a free agent.

Signed Cody Ransom as a free agent.

January 10, 2006

Signed Todd Sears as a free agent.

January 11, 2006

Signed Matt Lawton as a free agent.

January 18, 2006

Signed Tom Gregorio as a free agent.

January 25, 2006

Purchased Adam Pettyjohn from Long Beach (Golden Baseball).

February 6, 2006

Signed Cha-Seung Baek as a free agent.

February 22, 2006

Signed Roberto Petagine as a free agent.

March 20, 2006

Traded Matt Thornton to the Chicago White Sox. Received Joe Borchard.

March 30, 2006

Sold Cody Ransom to the Houston Astros.

March 31, 2006

Selected Guillermo Quiroz off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.

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