Reports: Mariners trade Soriano for Braves starter
The Mariners found a way to prop up a pitching rotation in desperate need of help, agreeing to trade hard-throwing reliever Rafael Soriano to Atlanta for left-hander Horacio Ramirez, several media outlets reported Wednesday.
The Mariners are expected to announce the deal soon.
"There were physicals, but they're all done and it's going through," a major-league front-office source told the Seattle Times.
The 27-year-old Ramirez's ability to stay healthy has been an issue.
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