• My Scores
  • MLB
  • Golf
  • World Cup

Mariners release outfielder Milton Bradley

  •  

SEATTLE (AP) - The Seattle Mariners on Monday released Milton Bradley, ending the struggling outfielder's brief and tumultuous tenure with the team.

The Mariners had designated Bradley for assignment on May 9, giving them 10 days to trade, release or send him to the minors. The 33-year-old Bradley had been making $13 million this season.

Bradley hit .218 with two homers and 13 RBIs in 28 games this season. He was suspended for one game in early May for bumping an umpire, ejected May 6 for arguing a called third strike and booed by home fans at one point for the perception he was dogging on defense.

Bradley came to Seattle on Dec. 18, 2009, from the Chicago Cubs for pitcher Carlos Silva. Bradley publicly blamed Chicago's fans and media for running him out of town.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
  •  
 
 

Biggest Stories

 

Latest

Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Nike Philadelphia Phillies Classic Full Zip Hoodie

Summer Sale!
Save an extra 30% on sale items
Shop Now