Blue Jackets send center Hartigan to Syracuse

Updated: October 23, 2003, 4:55 PM ET

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Columbus Blue Jackets assigned center Mark Hartigan to Syracuse of the AHL on Thursday.

The 26-year-old Hartigan was signed by the Blue Jackets as a free agent this summer and played in just one game with Columbus, a 4-1 loss at Detroit on Wednesday.

Hartigan has three goals and four points in four games this season with the Crunch.

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