|Mariners sign new ace Bedard to 1-year deal, avoid arbitration|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 15 February 2008 13:25|
Mariners manager John McLaren already has picked Bedard to start on opening day. Bedard was 13-5 with a 3.16 ERA last year for Baltimore.
The 28-year-old left-hander was asking for $8 million in arbitration. Seattle's offer was $6 million.