Atlanta Braves left fielder Eric Hinske celebrates after clinching a wild card playoff spot in the game against the Miami Marlins at Turner Field. (Photo: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports)
Nashville, TN (Sports Network) - The Arizona Diamondbacks and utilityman
Eric Hinske finalized a one-year contract on Tuesday.
Hinske, 35, appeared in just 91 games for the Atlanta Braves last season and
batted a mere .197 with two home runs and 13 RBI. The left-handed hitter,
though, can play both corner outfield positions, first base and third.
Named Rookie of the Year for the Toronto Blue Jays in 2002, Hinske is a
career .250 hitter with 136 homers and 516 RBI in his 11-year career,
which also includes stops in Boston, Tampa Bay, Pittsburgh and New York
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