Eight players on 40-man roster agree to terms

Eight players on 40-man roster agree to terms

PEORIA, Ariz. -- The Mariners on Tuesday announced eight players had agreed to contracts for the coming season.

The signings of pitchers Blake Beavan, Danny Farquhar, Yoervis Medina and Tom Wilhelmsen, infielder Ji-Man Choi and outfielders Abraham Almonte, Xavier Avery and James Jones bring the team's total to 29 of those on the 40-man roster.

Terms of the deals were not disclosed.

Still unsigned are: pitchers Bobby LaFromboise, Lucas Luetge, Brandon Maurer, Hector Noesi, Stephen Pryor, Erasmo Ramirez and Taijuan Walker; catcher Jesus Sucre and infielders Brad Miller, Jesus Montero and Carlos Triunfel.

The Mariners said the 11 unsigned, pre-arbitration players will be signed or renewed by March 11.

Chris Gabel is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.