The Mariners, Nationals and Athletics have combined on a three-team trade that will send Michael Morse to the Mariners, John Jaso to the A's and right-hander A.J. Cole to the Nats
, Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post reports. The Nationals will also receive a player to be named later and a "good" prospect as part of the trade, reports Amanda Comak of the Washington Times. It was reported earlier this evening by Jon Paul Morosi and Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (Twitter link) that the M's were close to a deal that would bring Morse to Seattle.
Morse has been a strong trade commodity ever since the Nationals re-signed Adam LaRoche. At least five or six teams had shown interest in Morse, with the Yankees, Rays and Red Sox among those linked to the first baseman/outfielder.
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