The Seattle Mariners have signed free agent catcher Humberto Quintero to a minor league contract with an invite to Major League Spring Training. Mariners General Manager Jack Zduriencik made the announcement today.
Quintero, who is not on the M’s 40-man roster, will participate in Major League Spring Training when camp opens next month in Peoria, Ariz. Pitchers and Catchers are scheduled to report Feb. 12 with the first on-field activity on Feb. 13. Position players report Feb. 17 with the first full-squad workout Feb. 18.
Quintero split last season between the Mariners and the Phillies. In 22 games with the Mariners he batted .224 with 2 home runs.
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