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MLB report: Mariners acquire Yovani Gallardo and Jarrod Dyson in pair of trades

MLB report: Mariners acquire Yovani Gallardo and Jarrod Dyson in pair of trades

The Seattle Mariners landed another option for their pitching rotation on Friday, acquiring right-hander Yovani Gallardo from the Baltimore Orioles for outfielder Seth Smith. 

Seattle also will receive $2 million from the Orioles, equalizing the 2017 salaries of the players, in a deal that may solve concerns for both teams. 

“Gallardo gives us the veteran presence that we have been searching for,” Seattle General Manager Jerry Dipoto said. “He has a track record of durability and success as a starting pitcher. After examining the free agent and trade market, Yovani is the best fit for our club as we move forward this...

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