Leake has roughly $55 million left on his contract, so the Mariners may be absorbing the brunt of the money he's still owed while providing the Cardinals with some salary relief and an open spot on the 40-man roster.
Leake, who waived his no-trade clause to complete the deal, has a 4.21 ERA and 1.325 WHIP in 26 starts this season. He also has pitched for the Reds and Giants.
Hope and glory as West Indies stun England
West Indies , hopeful at tea of pushing for a first test victory in England since 2000, was completely demoralized at stumps. Hope took the bulk of the plaudits after becoming the first man ever to make two tons in a first-class game at Headingley.
This is the second pitcher the Mariners have acquired from the Cardinals this season. Leake started 2017 red-hot, with a 2.24 ERA after 10 starts.
Leake has been one of the most durable starters in the National League but has not been at his best since the All-Star break.
Seattle started the day on a four-game losing streak and has fallen three games behind Minnesota in the chase for the second wild card spot. There is also a mutual option in play for the 2022 season which would earn Leake a $5 million buyout if the Mariners chose to cut ties with the veteran starting pitcher.
An worldwide signing out of Venezuela in 2012, the 21-year-old Ascanio split the season between Low-A Clinton and High-A Modesto, appearing in 3 games with Triple-A Tacoma. The 21-year-old switch-hitter was batting.217 with 9 home runs and 44 RBI in 111 games with the Mariners' minor league affiliates. The Mariners also acquired $750,000 in global signing bonus allotment as part of the deal.
The only bad thing about this tiff is that it is destined to end as soon as MI and Florida take the field on Saturday. Michigan's football team unveiled the look on Monday afternoon, ahead of Saturday's season opener against Florida .
In the meantime, Manchester City want to sign former Manchester United defender Jonny Evans from West Brom. Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger had said few weeks ago that Sanchez would "respect" his decision and stay.
While the desktop already lets you speed up or slow down playback, YouTube is also rolling out that same capability to mobile. The app itself is featuring a new design with the navigation tabs being moved to the bottom of the screen.
The latest Republican target of President Donald Trump's public criticism is taking the disapproval with a grain of salt. Republican Representative Jim Jordan of OH , another influential voice within the group, repeated the same message.
The headliner of the bunch of obviously the new Samsung Gear Sport , the company's latest smartwatch with fitness features. The new watch isn't won't be replacing the Gear S3 that Samsung introduced past year - instead it's filling out the line.
If you have an Echo speaker, just access the Alexa App to group together two or more Echo speakers, then name the grouping. Along with the deal, Amazon's also offering up tips on how students can use Alexa's voice controls for music.
The U.S. military's Pacific Command said it had detected three short-range ballistic missiles, fired over a 20 minute period. The rival Koreas recently saw their always testy relationship get worse after Trump traded warlike threats.
At the same time, private inventories stabilized in the second quarter but added just 0.02 percentage points to headline growth. The economy will also be boosted by higher spending on the military and infrastructure projects, Zandi said.
The women's US Open defending singles champ is out. "I got the break back and after that, everything changed". This time, she would not make the same mistake, in a devastating display of aggressive baseline tennis.
Overall, films earned just $49.6M. " Logan Lucky " and " Wind River " are now battling it out for fourth place. Jackson stars as "Darius Kincaid" and Ryan Reynolds as "Michael Bryce" in THE HITMAN'S BODYGUARD .
Aston Martin Mixing Things Up
That will be followed in 2019 by the DBX crossover and a purely electric version of the Rapide sedan. The company also plans for 25% of its sales to be fully electric by the end of the next decade.
Houston flood: major dam begins overflowing
The gauge measuring water levels in Barker broke on Tuesday - some predict it will start spilling over as well. Lars Zetterstrom, Commander for the Army Corps of Engineers Galveston District, which includes Harris County.