Shawn Kelley

Abraham Almonte (Courtesy of the Trenton Thunder)

Seattle Swaps RHP Kelley For Yankee OF Almonte

Days after designating pitcher Shawn Kelley for assignment, The Mariners have reached a deal with the Yankees to send Kelley to New York for outfielder Abraham Almonte.

1090 The Fan–02/13/2013

Kelly Shoppach  (Photo by Gail Oskin/Getty Images)

Seattle Finalizes Deal With Shoppach, Designate Kelley

The Seattle Mariners have finalized a one-year deal with catcher Kelly Shoppach, providing a needed backup to expected starter Jesus Montero.

1090 The Fan–02/07/2013

Shawn Kelley  (Photo by Koji Watanabe/Getty Images)

Kelley, Mariners Avoid Arbitration With $935K Deal

Kelley gets a raise from $610,000 last season, when the right-handed reliever went 2-4 with a 3.25 ERA in 47 appearances. He had asked for $1.2 million this year and was offered $750,000 by the Mariners.

1090 The Fan–01/31/2013