by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com (3/16/2013) The Athletics released pitcher Garrett Olson on Saturday, MLB.com reported. Olson was a non-roster invitee. The A's released him so he could pursue an opportunity to pitch in Korea.
Olson back in the minors
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com (8/14/2012) The Mets outrighted relief pitcher Garrett Olson to Triple-A Buffalo on Tuesday after he successfully cleared waivers. Olson was designated for assignment last Saturday to clear a spot on the active roster for starting pitcher Johan Santana after he was activated from the disabled list.