M’s moves: Ramirez, Beaven demoted

Jul 12, 2013, 2:37 PM | Updated: 2:43 pm
Mariners right-handed starting pitcher Erasmo Ramirez was demoted to Single-A Everett a day after he gave up seven runs on six hits and four walks in 4 2/3 innings against the Red Sox. (AP)
(AP)

By 710Sports.com staff

Erasmo Ramirez’s return to the Mariners’ starting rotation did not last long.

Ramirez was optioned to Single-A Everett on Friday, a day after he was touched up by the Boston Red Sox for seven earned runs on six hits and four walks in 4 2/3 innings in his first MLB game of 2013.

Long reliever Blake Beavan was also sent down to Triple-A Tacoma, while left-hander Bobby LaFramboise and right-hander Hector Noesi were both recalled to Seattle from Tacoma.

Ramirez, 23, was sidelined for the first two months of the season with a sore right elbow. His demotion to Everett will allow him to continue making regular starts through next week’s MLB All-Star break.

Beaven, 24, has an 0-2 record and 6.13 ERA in 12 games over two stints with the Mariners this season.

Noesi is returning to Seattle for the third time this year. The 26-year-old is 0-1 with a 4.74 ERA in 19 innings at the MLB level, and 2-1 with a 7.20 ERA in eight games (five starts) with Tacoma.

LaFramboise, 26, is joining Seattle for the second time this year. He’s pitched just 2.1 innings for the Mariners, and is 4-0 with a 3.86 ERA in 29 appearances for Tacoma.

Seattle Mariners

Mariners Kolten Wong...
Brandon Gustafson

Brewers writer shares insight into new Mariners 2B Kolten Wong’s play

Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinal joined Wyman and Bob on Friday to break down new Mariners 2B Kolten Wong and his 2022 season.
1 day ago
Mariners Kolten Wong...
Shannon Drayer

Drayer: What Mariners are getting in Kolten Wong, what’s next in offseason

Just what are the Mariners getting in new 2B Kolten Wong? Shannon Drayer has the details with quotes from GM Justin Hollander.
2 days ago
Mariners Kolten Wong...
Brandon Gustafson

Wyman & Bob react to Mariners trading Winker and Toro for Wong

The Mariners have a new 2B in Kolten Wong. Wyman and Bob react to the trade, which sends Jesse Winker and Abraham Toro to Milwaukee.
2 days ago
Mariners Kolten Wong...
Brandon Gustafson

Mariners acquire 2B Wong from Brewers for Winker and Toro

The Mariners have added two-time Gold Glove 2B Kolten Wong from the Milwaukee Brewers for Jesse Winker and Abraham Toro.
2 days ago
Mariners Trea Turner Cody Bellinger...
Brandon Gustafson

Mariners Hot Stove Hype: All-Star Trea Turner, former MVP Cody Bellinger

The Dodgers had two potential Mariners free-agent targets in Trea Turner and Cody Bellinger, so announcer Jim Neverett broke down the players.
2 days ago
Mariners Luis Castillo...
Mike Salk

Salk: Take a breath — how to understand Mariners’ approach to improving

What was Jerry Dipoto getting at about the Mariners' approach to payroll during his Seattle Sports show Thursday? Mike Salk puts it all into perspective.
2 days ago
M’s moves: Ramirez, Beaven demoted