Mariners Sign Willie Bloomquist

Willie_Bloomquist_2013Seattle officially announced a two-year signing of Willie Bloomquist on Thursday.His deal reportedly guarantees him a total of $5.8MM.

Bloomquist, a client of Scott Boras, batted .317/.360/.367 without a homer or stolen base in 139 plate appearances for the Diamondbacks in 2013.

The 36-year-old served as a Swiss army knife for manager Kirk Gibson, playing shortstop, second base, third base, left field and right field in his time with the D-Backs.

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