Mariners avoid arbitration with reliever Shawn Kelley
Mariners relief pitcher Shawn Kelley agreed to a reported $935,000 contract with the team Wednesday.
Seattle Times staff reporter
Mariners relief pitcher Shawn Kelley agreed to a reported $935,000 deal on Wednesday, avoiding an arbitration case. Kelley had been seeking $1.2 million, and the club had offered $750,000.
Kelley, 28, went 2-4 with a 3.25 earned-run average in 47 relief outings with the Mariners last season. He has been with the team since breaking into the majors in 2009.
The Mariners now have all players on their roster under contract.
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