Paulino, 31, split last season between Baltimore and Class AAA Norfolk. In 20 games with the Orioles he batted .254 with three doubles and five RBI. Over parts of eight Major League seasons with the Pirates (2005-2008), Marlins (2009-10), Mets (2011) and Orioles (2012), Paulino has appeared in 573 games with a .272 batting average. Against left-handed pitchers he is a career .325 hitter.
Mariners pitchers and catchers report for spring training in Peoria, Ariz., on Feb. 12.Position players report Feb. 15.
More Sports Headlines
Pro lacrosse scoring leader Tavares retiring after 24 years 9:22 a.m. Sounders deal with significant international issues Morrison's pinch homer lifts Mariners to 7-5 win over Astros Ex-Bills' RB Jackson meets, takes physical with Seahawks AquaSox fall 7-6 to Spokane in 10 innings Steady in face of Kyrgios' 'antics,' Murray wins at U.S. Open M's notebook: Quartet added from Triple-A Hasselbeck lobbying to start Colts' preseason finale
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.