Mariners add RHP Graveman on one-year deal


FILE PHOTO: Feb 13, 2019; Mesa, AZ, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Kendall Graveman throws throughout a spring coaching exercise at Sloan Park. Obligatory Credit score: Matt Kartozian-USA TODAY Sports activities

The Seattle Mariners added potential beginning pitching assistance on Tuesday, signing right-hander Kendall Graveman to a one-year, $1.5 million deal, The Athletic reported.

Graveman, 28, missed all of final season after present process Tommy John surgical procedure in July 2018. In 4 seasons as a starter for the Oakland Athletics, the 2013 eighth-round draft decide was 23-29 with a four.38 ERA in 78 begins.

Graveman spent most of final season rehabbing within the Chicago Cubs group, returning late within the 12 months to pitch six innings within the minor leagues.

The cope with the Mariners features a $three.5 million membership possibility for 2021 or a $500,000 buyout.

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