Seattle settles with Morrison for $1.75 million
February 4, 2014
New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!
SEATTLE (AP) - Logan Morrison and the Seattle Mariners have reached agreement on a $1.75 million contract for the 2014 season and avoided arbitration.
The team announced the agreement on Tuesday. This season will be Morrison's first with the Mariners after being acquired in a trade with Miami during the offseason.
Morrison's deal also includes up to $375,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances. Morrison had requested $2.5 million and was offered $1.1 million.
Morrison has not been able to match the power he showed during the 2011 season when he hit 23 homers with 72 RBIs. Morrison had right knee surgery in September 2012 and missed the first two months of the 2013 season. He hit .242 with six homers and 36 RBIs in 85 games last year.
The Associated Press News Service
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved
18-9 L27, 26-11 MLB Streak
9-4 L13, 12-5 +825 L17 Guarantees
32-15 Last 47 MLB Selections
3-1 +230 L2 Days, 34-18 G-Plays
9-3 L12, 31-12 L43 Guarantees
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10%
off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20%
off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000
Member Plays each month!