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Kolten Wong is sent to the Mariners

The player comes from the Brewers in exchange for two players and 1.75 million dollars

The Seattle Mariners announced the signing of baseball player Kolten Wong, who arrives from the Milwaukee Brewers after a trade that included two players and a sum of money.

The team received this experienced player in exchange for outfielder Jesse Winker and infielder Abraham Toro. In addition, Seattle will receive $1.75 million in cash.

Wong, 32, has a .261 career average in a 10-year career with the St. Louis Cardinals and Brewers.

As for the trades, Winker spent a single season with the Mariners and will become a free agent in 2023.

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For his part, Toro barely has a .206 average in four years with the Houston Astros and Mariners, so both trades don't represent any significant loss for the franchise.

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