Kenji Johjima's agent confirmed Monday evening that the Mariners won't have to pay a dime of the $16 million remaining on his client's contract.
General manager Jack Zduriencik clarified details on Kenji Johjima opting out of his contract, explaining that the Mariners did not pay him a buyout.
Kenji Johjima announced Monday that he's opting out of the final two seasons of his contract with the Mariners to resume his career in Japan.
Kenji Johjima was diagnosed with an elbow contusion Thursday afternoon and could miss the remainder of the season.
Kenji Johjima returned to action on Tuesday and went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Kenji Johjima is getting Sunday off while dealing with a bruised left knee.
Kenji Johjima delivered a two-run homer as the Mariners topped the White Sox 6-4 on Monday night.
Mariners activated catcher Kenji Johjima from the 15-day disabled list.
Kenji Johjima (broken toe) will be activated from the disabled list on Friday and will start that day's game against the Dodgers.
Kenji Johjima (broken toe) is scheduled to catch a full nine innings Thursday for Triple-A Tacoma.
Kenji Johjima went 1-for-4 Sunday as Triple-A Tacoma's designated hitter.
Kenji Johjima played five innings Saturday with Triple-A Tacoma.
Kenji Johjima (toe) will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Tacoma on Saturday instead of Friday after experiencing discomfort in his broken toe.
Kenji Johjima (toe) is expected to begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Tacoma this weekend.