Esmil Rogers signs with the Hanwha Eagles in Korea

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According to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman, right-hander Esmil Rogers has signed with the Hanwha Eagles of the Korea Baseball Organization for $1 million.

Rogers made 18 relief appearances with the Yankees earlier this season and posted a 6.27 ERA and 31/14 K/BB ratio over 33 innings. The 29-year-old was outrighted off the 40-man roster a month ago and was given his formal release by the Yankees on Friday.

Rogers has compiled a 5.59 ERA over parts of seven seasons in the majors.