Rockies, Marlins Swap Righties

Jorge Julio was traded to the Rockies yesterday for Byung-Hyun Kim.The Colorado Rockies and Florida Marlins thought swapping struggling right-handers might solve some of their pitching woes. So, the Rockies sent Byung-Hyun Kim to Florida for Jorge Julio.

Julio is 0-2 with a 12.54 ERA with eleven walks and 6 strikeouts in 10 appearances this season, and is 13-30 with a 4.41 ERA over 353 games, including career 126 starts.

Byung-Hyun Kim was sent to the Florida Marlins for Jorge Julio yesterday.Kim went 1-2 with a 10.50 ERA in three relief appearances after losing his starting job this spring, then went on the disabled list with a bruised right thumb in mid-April. He was 1-1 with a 2.96 ERA in 24.1 innings with the AAA Colorado Springs Sky Sox in five rehab starts.

[Florida Sun-Sentinel] | []


jake the snake said...

What a pointless trade.

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