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Jason Bay designated for assignment by Mariners

Mets' outfielder Jason Bay in the dugout during

(Credit: Jim McIsaac)

The Mariners designated outfielder Jason Bay for assignment Monday afternoon in order to clear a roster spot for returning slugger Mike Morse, the team announced.

Bay, a former 30-home run bat, was released by the Mets after three unproductive and injury-riddled seasons in Flushing after the 2012 season. He signed a one-year, $1 million deal with Seattle this offseason and won a spot on the...

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