9:09 PM EDT, Fri August 26, 2016
#53 | RP / P
Joaquin Benoit Rumors & News
- Bats: R
- Throws: R
- Height: 6' 4"
- Weight: 250
- Age 38
- Seasons: 15
- Salary: 7,500,000
- Birthplace: Santiago, Dominican Republic
- College: None
He's hoping a change of scenery will do him some good
Toronto Sun Jul 27, 2016
Joaquin Benoit is hoping a change of scenery will do him some good.
Benoit, 39, was 1-1 with a 5.18 ERA with 28 strikeouts and 15 walks in 26 relief appearances with Seattle this season
A low pitch that got away from catcher Derek Norris in the bottom of the 12th inning allowed Devon Travis to score the winning run
Seattle Times Jul 26, 2016
The Mariners and Blue Jays made a swap of struggling relievers in a trade late Tuesday night. Seattle acquired reliever Drew Storen and cash from Toronto in exchange for reliever Joaquin Benoit. Neither reliever had pitched well for their respective teams this season.
Toronto Sun Jul 26, 2016
The Blue Jays have acquired relief pitcher Joaquin Benoit from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for Drew Storen and cash considerations.
A man calls another man to talk right handed pitchers. The Seattle Mariners, knowing that they are on the precipice of a potential playoff run, and having to figure out if they will be buyers or sellers at the trade deadline, got the whole courtship going early by trading Joqauin Benoit to the Toronto Blue Jays for Drew Storen on Tuesday evening. #Mariners have acquired RHP Drew Storen and cash considerations from Toronto in exchange for RHP Joaquin Benoit.— MarinersPR (@MarinersPR) July 27, 2016 There can honestly not be any less read into this trade. Benoit is a once-great,...
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