Mariners sign Henry Blanco
The 41-year-old Blanco, released by the Toronto Blue Jays on June 10, is with his 11th major league team. A career .226 hitter, Blanco batted just .184 in 15 games with the Blue Jays.
Shoppach, 33, was batting only .196 in 35 games with the Mariners.
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