Hardball Talk "Last offseason Willie Bloomquist returned to Seattle for a second stint with the Mariners, signing a two-year, $5.8 million deal that seemed like a clear over-pay for a 36-year-old, career-long utility man. He hit like his usual self in a part-time role last season, posting a .643 OPS while..." July 02
Sources: Bloomquist deal with #Mariners is $5.8M for two years.
Hardball Talk "Diamondbacks utility man Willie Bloomquist will be sidelined for 6-8 weeks with two broken bones in his left hand, reports Tyler Emerick of MLB.com. Bloomquist suffered the injury when he was hit in the hand by a pitch back on June 26 and landed on the disabled list earlier this week." July 06
#Dbacks reinstate Willie Bloomquist from DL and place Eric Chavez on DL with right oblique strain.
Arizona Republic "Utility man Willie Bloomquist said he sneezed on Wednesday morning, and he described how it felt, not with words but by a look on his face. It wasn’t pleasant. After undergoing an MRI, Bloomquist was diagnosed with what the Diamondbacks are calling a Grade 2 strain of his right oblique, making..." March 28