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2011 Seattle Mariners

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2010 / 2012

67-95, Finished 4th in AL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Eric Wedge (67-95)
GM: Jack Zduriencik, Farm Dir: Pedro Grifol, Scouting Dir: Tom McNamara
Scored 556 runs, Allowed 675 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-95

Ballparks: Safeco Field · Attendance: 1,896,321 (8th of 14)
A 3-game series moved to Seattle from Miami are included with the Marlins attendance record
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 90, Pitching - 92 · one-year: Batting - 94, Pitching - 95

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2010 / 2012 Trades and Transactions

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

October 5, 2010

Eliezer Alfonzo granted Free Agency.

October 8, 2010

Ian Snell granted Free Agency.

November 1, 2010

Chris Woodward granted Free Agency.

Josh Bard granted Free Agency.

Jamey Wright granted Free Agency.

November 3, 2010

Ryan Langerhans granted Free Agency.

Guillermo Quiroz granted Free Agency.

Brian Sweeney selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks off waivers.

Erik Bedard granted Free Agency.

Russell Branyan granted Free Agency.

November 4, 2010

Casey Kotchman granted Free Agency.

November 6, 2010

Ryan Feierabend granted Free Agency.

Tug Hulett granted Free Agency.

Wes Littleton granted Free Agency.

Brad Nelson granted Free Agency.

Scott Patterson granted Free Agency.

Yusmeiro Petit granted Free Agency.

Chris Seddon granted Free Agency.

Steven Shell granted Free Agency.

Levale Speigner granted Free Agency.

Sean White granted Free Agency.

Mike Wilson granted Free Agency.

November 11, 2010

Signed Yusmeiro Petit as a free agent.

November 16, 2010

Signed Mike Wilson as a free agent.

November 17, 2010

Signed Justin Miller as a free agent.

Signed Sean Kazmar as a free agent.

November 20, 2010

Signed Scott Patterson as a free agent.

November 23, 2010

Signed Chris Seddon as a free agent.

November 24, 2010

Signed Fabio Castro as a free agent.

Signed Luis Rodriguez as a free agent.

Signed Chris Smith as a free agent.

Signed Charlie Haeger as a free agent.

December 2, 2010

Signed Erik Bedard as a free agent.

Ryan Rowland-Smith granted Free Agency.

Traded Jose Lopez to the Colorado Rockies. Received Chaz Roe.

December 10, 2010

Signed Jack Cust as a free agent.

December 12, 2010

Traded Maikel Cleto to the St. Louis Cardinals. Received Brendan Ryan.

December 14, 2010

Signed Denny Bautista as a free agent.

Signed Royce Ring as a free agent.

Signed Ryan Langerhans as a free agent.

Signed Chris Gimenez as a free agent.

December 21, 2010

Sold Rob Johnson to the San Diego Padres.

January 3, 2011

Signed Miguel Olivo as a free agent.

January 4, 2011

Signed Josh Bard as a free agent.

January 6, 2011

Signed Luis Jimenez as a free agent.

January 10, 2011

Signed Adam Kennedy as a free agent.

January 13, 2011

Anthony Varvaro selected by the Atlanta Braves off waivers.

January 20, 2011

Signed Jody Gerut as a free agent.

Signed Nate Robertson as a free agent.

January 25, 2011

Signed Chris Ray as a free agent.

January 31, 2011

Signed Jamey Wright as a free agent.

February 4, 2011

Signed Gabe Gross as a free agent.

February 10, 2011

Signed Manny Delcarmen as a free agent.

February 27, 2011

Jody Gerut voluntarily retired.

March 2, 2011

Traded Matt Lawson (minors) and cash to the Cleveland Indians. Received Aaron Laffey.

March 18, 2011

Garrett Olson selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates off waivers.

March 26, 2011

Released Gabe Gross.

March 28, 2011

Released Josh Wilson.

April 25, 2011 (Standings)

Released Justin Miller.

April 29, 2011 (Standings)

Released Yusmeiro Petit.

April 30, 2011 (Standings)

Signed Steve Delabar as a free agent.

May 3, 2011 (Standings)

Signed Roenis Elias as a free agent.

May 13, 2011 (Standings)

Selected Jeff Gray off waivers from the Chicago White Sox.

May 16, 2011 (Standings)

Released Milton Bradley.

May 19, 2011 (Standings)

Released Chris Smith.

May 31, 2011 (Standings)

Released Manny Delcarmen.

June 7, 2011 (Standings)

Drafted Brad Miller in the 2nd round of the 2011 amateur draft. Player signed August 15, 2011.

Drafted Carter Capps in the 3rd round of the 2011 amateur draft. Player signed August 9, 2011.

July 3, 2011 (Standings)

Royce Ring granted Free Agency.

July 16, 2011 (Standings)

Released Charlie Haeger.

July 19, 2011 (Standings)

Signed Jesus Sucre as a free agent.

July 27, 2011 (Standings)

Signed Wily Mo Pena as a free agent.

July 29, 2011 (Standings)

Sold Ryan Langerhans to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

July 30, 2011 (Standings)

Traded Doug Fister and David Pauley to the Detroit Tigers. Received a player to be named later, Francisco Martinez (minors), Charlie Furbush and Casper Wells. The Detroit Tigers sent Chance Ruffin (August 17, 2011) to the Seattle Mariners to complete the trade.

July 31, 2011 (Standings)

As part of a 3-team trade, traded Erik Bedard and Josh Fields to the Boston Red Sox. Received Trayvon Robinson from the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chih-Hsien Chiang (minors) from the Boston Red Sox. In addition, the Boston Red Sox sent Juan Rodriguez (minors), Tim Federowicz and Stephen Fife to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

August 4, 2011 (Standings)

Released Jack Cust.

August 15, 2011 (Standings)

Released Chris Ray.

August 19, 2011 (Standings)

Aaron Laffey selected by the New York Yankees off waivers.

August 23, 2011 (Standings)

Released Matt Mangini.

August 31, 2011 (Standings)

Traded Jack Wilson to the Atlanta Braves. Received a player to be named later. The Atlanta Braves sent Luis Caballero (minors) (September 30, 2011) to the Seattle Mariners to complete the trade.

September 1, 2011 (Standings)

Released Matt Tuiasosopo.

October 30, 2011

Josh Bard granted Free Agency.

Adam Kennedy granted Free Agency.

Wily Mo Pena granted Free Agency.

Jamey Wright granted Free Agency.

October 31, 2011

David Aardsma granted Free Agency.

Jeff Gray selected by the Minnesota Twins off waivers.

November 2, 2011

Fabio Castro granted Free Agency.

Luke French granted Free Agency.

Luis Jimenez granted Free Agency.

Sean Kazmar granted Free Agency.

Scott Patterson granted Free Agency.

Nate Robertson granted Free Agency.

Chris Seddon granted Free Agency.

Chaz Roe granted Free Agency.

November 12, 2011

Signed Matt Fox as a free agent.

November 14, 2011

Signed Sean Henn as a free agent.

November 22, 2011

Signed Steve Garrison as a free agent.

November 23, 2011

Signed Jeff Marquez as a free agent.

November 27, 2011

Traded Josh Lueke and player to be named or cash to the Tampa Bay Rays. Received John Jaso.

December 2, 2011

Signed Darren Ford as a free agent.

December 8, 2011

Drafted Lucas Luetge from the Milwaukee Brewers in the 2011 rule 5 draft.

December 9, 2011

Signed Scott Patterson as a free agent.

Signed Guillermo Quiroz as a free agent.

December 12, 2011

Dan Cortes granted Free Agency.

Chris Gimenez granted Free Agency.

December 13, 2011

Signed Josh Kinney as a free agent.

December 14, 2011

Signed Chris Gimenez as a free agent.

December 30, 2011

Signed George Sherrill as a free agent.

January 4, 2012

Signed Luis Jimenez as a free agent.

January 5, 2012

Signed Hisashi Iwakuma as a free agent.

January 10, 2012

Signed Aaron Heilman as a free agent.

January 11, 2012

Signed Munenori Kawasaki as an amateur free agent.

January 18, 2012

Signed Oliver Perez as a free agent.

January 23, 2012

Traded Jose Campos (minors) and Michael Pineda to the New York Yankees. Received Jesus Montero and Hector Noesi.

January 24, 2012

Signed Kevin Millwood as a free agent.

January 27, 2012

Signed Brian Sweeney as a free agent.

February 1, 2012

Signed Carlos Guillen as a free agent.

February 6, 2012

Signed Hung-Chih Kuo as a free agent.

Signed Shawn Camp as a free agent.

February 14, 2012

Chris Gimenez granted Free Agency.

March 6, 2012

Carlos Guillen voluntarily retired.

March 19, 2012

Released Hung-Chih Kuo.

March 21, 2012

Released Shawn Camp.

April 1, 2012

Released Aaron Heilman.

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