Avoided Arbitration with OF/1B Steve Pearce

The Orioles have signed OF/1B Steve Pearce to a one year, $850K deal avoiding arbitration, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports.

Pearce, 30, appeared in 44 games for the Orioles – spending time at DH, LF, RF and 1B. He was productive off the bench, posting a .345 wOBA and a 115 wRC+.

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG plus_slugging”>OPS OPS+
2007 24 PIT NL 23 73 68 13 20 5 1 0 6 2 1 5 12 .294 .342 .397 .740 94
2008 25 PIT NL 37 119 109 6 27 7 0 4 15 2 0 5 22 .248 .294 .422 .716 89
2009 26 PIT NL 60 186 165 19 34 13 1 4 16 1 0 21 43 .206 .296 .370 .665 76
2010 27 PIT NL 15 38 29 4 8 2 1 0 5 0 0 7 6 .276 .395 .414 .809 121
2011 28 PIT NL 50 105 94 8 19 2 0 1 10 0 0 7 21 .202 .260 .255 .515 46
2012 29 TOT MLB 61 188 159 16 38 8 1 4 26 1 2 20 41 .239 .328 .377 .705 92
2012 29 TOT AL 40 113 96 14 22 4 0 4 18 0 1 13 25 .229 .315 .396 .711 92
2012 29 BAL AL 28 83 71 8 18 4 0 3 14 0 1 8 17 .254 .321 .437 .758 104
2012 29 HOU NL 21 75 63 2 16 4 1 0 8 1 1 7 16 .254 .347 .349 .696 91
2012 29 NYY AL 12 30 25 6 4 0 0 1 4 0 0 5 8 .160 .300 .280 .580 59
2013 30 BAL AL 44 138 119 14 31 7 0 4 13 1 0 15 25 .261 .362 .420 .782 111
7 Yrs 290 847 743 80 177 44 4 17 91 7 3 80 170 .238 .318 .377 .694 87