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Bye, bye Morrow: Mariners complete deal with Toronto

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The Toronto Blue Jays have finalized their trade to acquire former No. 1 draft choice Brandon Morrow from the Seattle Mariners for fellow reliever Brandon League and minor league outfielder Johermyn Chavez.

The deal was first leaked on Monday before physicals were taken by players on Tuesday.

Morrow has shown flashes of brilliance with the Mariners but he has been slowed as Seattle has converted him from a starter to a reliever and back. He was sharp as a fill-in closer in 2008.  

(with information from The Associated Press)

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