Twins Trade Fernando Rodney to Oakland

Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Fernando Rodney celebrates after the Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 3-2 in a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Cleveland. Photo: (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Fernando Rodney celebrates after the Twins defeated the Cleveland Indians 3-2 in a baseball game Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Cleveland.

August 09, 2018 10:20 PM

The Minnesota Twins announced Thursday they have traded pitcher Fernando Rodney to the Oakland Athletics in exchange for right-handed pitcher Dakota Chalmers.

The Twins added Rodney as a free agent this offseason. He appeared in 46 games, going 3-2 with a 3.09 ERA, 25 saves, 19 walks and 50 strikeouts.

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