Ichiro Suzuki Traded To The New York Yankees

The New York Yankees added addition crumbling All-Star to their armory this afternoon if they acquired Ichiro Suzuki from the Seattle Mariners, according to Jack Curry of the Yes Network (via Twitter). The Yankees gave up a brace of accessory alliance pitchers.

The Yankees will aswell accept about $7.75 actor in banknote according to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com. Ichiro is in the final year of his arrangement and has ~$10 actor actual on the 5-year, $90 actor contract. He will be a chargeless abettor afterwards the season.

Ichiro, a 10-time All-Star, has a .322 career batting average, but is hitting just .261 with 15 baseborn bases this season.

In 12 seasons, all with the Mariners, Ichiro has 2,533 career hits. He has 3,811 hits in Major Alliance Baseball and Japan combined.
by hroberts | 2012-07-28 17:23 | mlb sport
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