By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – The Pirates announced they have traded pitcher Tyler Anderson to the Seattle Mariners.READ MORE: Suspects Accused Of Stealing No Parking Signs And Ripping Down Flags Expected To Turn Themselves In
According to the club, they acquired catcher Carter Bins and right-handed pitcher Joaquin Tejada from Seattle.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Ready For Booster Shots Once Feds Give OK, Acting Health Secretary Says
Bins, a 22-year-old, has a batting average of .247 with eight home runs in 50 games in the minor leagues this summer.
Meanwhile, Tejada, an 18-year-old, is pitching in the Dominican Summer League.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Partners With Kiwibot To Launch Robot Delivery System
Anderson so far this year has a 4.35 ERA and 86 strikeouts in 18 starts.