Mariners Sign Four Players
Feb. 29, 2000
SEATTLE (AP) _ The Seattle Mariners signed right-handers Freddy Garcia, Denny Stark and Ivan Montane and infielder Carlos Guillen to one-year contracts Monday.
Garcia was 17-8 as a rookie last season, with a 4.07 ERA and 170 strikeouts in 201 innings.
Guillen, expected to start at third base, suffered a season-ending knee injury just five games into his rookie season last year.
Stark spent most of last season with Class AA New Haven, where he was 9-11 with a 4.40 ERA. Montane was 4-2 with 10 saves and a 2.47 ERA in 41 games for New Haven.