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Carp optioned to Tacoma, Gimenez placed on 60-day DL

Post by Doug Pacey / The News Tribune on July 3, 2011 at 10:38 am with 1 Comment »
July 3, 2011 12:13 pm

To make room for pitcher Blake Beavan — who’s making his first major league start today (Sunday July 3) — the Mariners have optioned first baseman Mike Carp to Triple-A Tacoma and moved catcher Chris Gimenez to the 60-day disabled list from the 15-day DL, the Mariners announced.

Beavan was not on the 40-man roster prior to being called up from Tacoma and these moves create a spot for him.

Manager Eric Wedge will have his pre-game press conference with the media around 11:30 a.m. and we’ll be back with more information then. I’m helping out today — Ryan Divish is also here and will be your usual, gracious host.

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  1. Too bad Carp has never been able to duplicate his aaa success with the M’s.

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