Indians trade reliever Shawn Armstrong to Mariners

CLEVELAND– The Cleveland Indians traded relief pitcher Shawn Armstrong to the Seattle Mariners, the team announced on Wednesday.

The Tribe acquired $500,000 in international bonus pool money in exchange for the right-hander.

Fellow right-handed reliever Bryan Shaw is heading to the Colorado Rockies, multiple sources reported on Tuesday.

The Indians drafted Armstrong, 27, in the 18th round of the 2011 First-Year Player Draft. He made 21 appearances for Cleveland during the 2017 season.

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