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Erik Swanson is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2019.

Carlos Beltrán was traded to the Yankees in exchange for Dillon Tate and Nick Green. The Charleston RiverDogs were his final stop of the season.

Erik Swanson and girlfriend, Mallory Pugh
Erik Swanson and girlfriend, Mallory Pugh

He was 6–5 with a 3.46 ERA in 17 starts in 24 games between the two teams. He spent most of 2017 with the Tampa Yankees, going 7-3 with a 3.95 ERA in 20 appearances, before joining the Trenton Thunder for the first half of the year.

Rehab stints with Staten Island Yankees and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders were part of his schedule this year. In 22 starts for the three teams, he was 8-2 with a 2.66 ERA and a 1.00 WHIP in 24 games.

James Paxton was acquired from the New York Yankees in exchange for Swanson, Justus Sheffield, and Dom Thompson-Williams. The following day, the Mariners made him a member of their 40-man roster.

Swanson began the 2019 season with the Tacoma Rainiers, where he went 0–1 with a 5.55 ERA in two starts. He was released on April 12.

On April 9, 2019, he was called up to the majors for the first time. On April 11th of this year, he made his Major League Baseball debut. There were no wins for him this year and an overall record of 1–5. He had a 12.91 ERA and a 0–2 record in 2020.

Who Is Erik Swanson Girlfriend?

Erik Swanson is currently in an amorous relationship with Mallory Pugh. Erik and Mallory are engaged. Mallory Pugh. Erik’s girlfriend is a member of the Chicago Red Stars and the United States women’s national soccer team.

Their relationship began in 2017 after meeting through Pugh’s brother-in-law and Swanson’s ex-teammate Jace Peterson.