(DENVER) — The Baltimore Orioles traded 32-year old right-handed pitcher Jeremy Guthrie to the Colorado Rockies for reliever Matt Lindstrom and pitcher Jason Hammel.
Guthrie pitched 5 seasons for the Orioles. He finished last season with a 9-17 record and an ERA of 4.33.
Guthrie avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $8.2 million dollar contract with the Rockies.
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