The Mariners designated Wells for assignment on March 31 and the Blue Jays added him on Wednesday.
Wells batted .228 for the Mariners in 2012 with 10 home runs and 36 RBI. He has played parts of three seasons with Detroit and Seattle.
To make room for Wells on their roster, the Blue Jays designated right-handed pitcher Alex Burnett for assignment.
More Sports Headlines
Silvertips assistant coach Love turns second chance into gold Art Thiel: Cougs, Dawgs reverse their traditional roles QB Luke Falk not in uniform for Apple Cup 12:22 p.m. No. 10 Gonzaga holds off No. 18 UConn 73-70 12:20 p.m. Cowboys QB Romo out for the season 11:56 a.m. Bucks’ Jason Kidd suspended for conduct toward ref 11:54 a.m. Seahawks coaches agree they made mistake not starting Lewis at center Steelers’ wide receiver tandem may be best in NFL
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.