(Sports Network) - The Seattle Mariners have reportedly agreed
to a major-league contract with catcher Kelly Shoppach on Wednesday, according
Shoppach, 32, played for Mariners manager Eric Wedge in Cleveland from
Last season, Shoppach split time for the Red Sox and Mets, hitting .233 with
eight home runs and 27 RBI in 76 games.
In 536 career games with the Red Sox (2005, 2012), Indians (2006-09), Rays
(2010-11), and Mets (2012), Shoppach has hit .226 with 67 home runs and 207
RBI and has thrown out 29.08 percent of attempted base-stealers.
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