Mariners sign Franklin Gutierrez

Updated: December 18, 2013, 10:15 PM ET
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SEATTLE -- The Seattle Mariners have re-signed oft-injured outfielder Franklin Gutierrez for the 2014 season, adding needed depth to their outfield.

In addition, the Mariners agreed to a one-year, $750,000 deal with left-handed pitcher Charlie Furbush, avoiding a potential dispute over arbitration eligibility.

Gutierrez, who passed his physical Wednesday, became a free agent on Nov. 1 when the Mariners declined his option for 2014. He chose to return to Seattle ...

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