CLEVELAND, Ohio (WKBN) – The Cleveland Guardians have officially signed veteran catcher Mike Zunino to a free-agent contract.

It is reportedly a one-year deal worth $6 million.

Zunino has played 10 seasons in the Major Leagues with both Seattle and Tampa Bay.

He played in only 36 games in the 2022 season with a shoulder injury but is expected to be ready for spring training.

Last season he batted .148 with 5 home runs and 16 RBIs.

In 2021 he was named an All-Star after hitting a career-high 33 home runs. For the season, he batted .216 with 11 doubles, 2 triples, 33 home runs and 62 RBI in 109 games.

In 10 seasons with the Mariners and Rays, Zunino has batted a combined .200 with 146 homers and 361 RBIs.

In addition to Zunino, the Guardians also have young prospect, Bo Naylor, in the system. They also signed former Rangers’ prospect Meibrys Viloria to a minor league contract.