Mientkiewicz agrees to minor-league deal with Marlins

The Sports Network
5/5/2010 8:00:58 PM
Decrease Text SizeIncrease Text Size
Text Size

Miami, FL (Sports Network) - The Florida Marlins have signed veteran first baseman Doug Mientkiewicz to a minor league contract.

Mientkiewicz, 35, has spent 12 seasons in the majors and played 20 games for the Dodgers last season.

The Florida State product was in Minnesota for the first six-plus seasons of his career before short stints with the Red Sox, Mets, Royals, Yankees, Pirates and Dodgers.

The career .271 hitter has compiled 66 home runs and 405 RBI in 1,087 career games. He also won a Gold Glove Award in 2001 with the Twins.

Doug Mientkiewicz (Photo: The Canadian Press)


(Photo: The Canadian Press)
Share This

Share This

Add to FacebookAdd to DiggAdd to FarkAdd to TwitterAdd to Stumble UponAdd to Reddit
Print this Story

Baseball Canada

Keep up with the latest on Canada's national programs from the governing body for amateur baseball in Canada.

Baseball Canada Website


TSN 1050: The Baseball Podcast : Episode 17 - Aug. 6th

Scott MacArthur, Richard Griffin & Gregor Chisholm discuss quiet trade deadline for the Blue Jays, struggling rotation & potential Biogenesis fallout.

TSN 1050: The Baseball Podcast: July 30 - Episode 15

Scott MacArthur & Toronto Star's Richard Griffin preview the trade deadline, Blue Jays' needs & being on Boston as Jon Lester rumours ramp up.

TSN 1050: Blue Lunch: July 9 - John McDonald

LA Angels infielder, John McDonald joined Blue Lunch to discuss his career from the time he left Toronto to the present.

More Podcasts

© 2014
All rights reserved.
Bell Media Television