The Seattle Mariners’ offseason focus was on adding bats to the worst offense in baseball. They believe they accomplished their goal with the additions of Kendrys Morales and Michael Morse, and they hope Jason Bay and Raul Ibanez still have some pop left in their bats.
The Mariners agreed to terms with first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales and shortstop Brendan Ryan Friday on one-year contracts for the 2013 season.
Bleacher Report’s Matt Boczar suggests Bourn would be the perfect man to have ahead of Morales and Morse in the lineup.
With the Seattle Mariners off-season acquisitions of Kendrys Morales and Raul Ibanez, room on the roster for first baseman Justin Smoak is slowly dwindling.
The Seattle Mariners officially announced their $2.75 million, one-year deal with outfielder Raul Ibanez on Wednesday, returning the veteran to where he began his major league career in 1996.
The Mariners added more power to their lineup Wednesday by acquiring first baseman and designated hitter Kendrys Morales.