Newark Star-Ledger "The Yankees announced Friday that they avoided arbitration with two players—right-hander Michael Pineda and utility infielder/outfielder Dustin Ackley. A person with knowledge of Yankees personnel decisions confirmed to NJ Advance Media that Pineda will be paid $4.3 million for 2016 and Ackley..." January 15
It will be Ramon Flores and Jose Ramirez to the Mariners for Dustin Ackley, source says.
New York Post "The Yankees acquired Dustin Ackley from the Mariners on Thursday for outfielder Ramon Flores and right-handed reliever Jose Ramirez. Ackley, 27, was drafted in the first round (second pick) in the 2009 draft out of North Carolina as a second baseman, but has played one game at the position in..." July 30
#mariners getting lots of calls on ackley, who had terrible start to '13 but a nice finish
Seattle Times "Nick Franklin got a day off today after seeing his slump climb to 0-for-24 last night and then hesitating on the bases when he did get on causing a logjam and bizarre double play after Raul Ibanez had driven a ball off the right field wall. Interim Mariners manager Robby Thompson said Franklin..." August 04
Seattle Times "Dustin Ackley's batting average stood at a paltry .087 heading into Tuesday's game with Houston. But Ackley remained upbeat, taking solace in the fact that he's had some well-struck balls for which he wasn't rewarded with a hit. "I think that first series in Oakland was a tough one, because I..." April 10