Bay was reportedly considering a move to Japan to play for the Yomuri Giants next season, but those plans have apparently been scrapped. He hit .204/.298/.393 with 11 home runs and 20 RBI in 206 at-bats with the Mariners last season.
If this is the end for Bay, he'll retire with 222 home runs and a .266 batting average in 4,505 career at-bats.
Bay would join the Yomiuri Giants. Last season, Bay hit .204/.298/.393 in 206 at-bats. He was released by the club in early August.
Bay was released by the
Bay was designated for assignment in late July. He hit just .204/.298/.393 in 206 at-bats in the majors.
Bay hit .206/.298/.393 in 206 at-bats with the club. The team activated Michael Morse, who will take Bay's spot on the roster.