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02/08/2010 3:54 PM ET
Yankees sign outfielder Randy Winn
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The New York Yankees today announced they have signed outfielder Randy Winn to a one-year contract.

Winn, 35, owns a lifetime .286 batting average (1,710-for-5,981) with 359 doubles, 57 triples, 106 home runs, 637 RBI and 209 stolen bases in 1,601 Major League games over a 12-year career with Tampa Bay (1998-2002), Seattle (2003-05) and San Francisco (2005-09).

Originally selected by the Florida Marlins in the third round of the 1995 First-Year Player Draft, Winn was a 2002 All-Star with Tampa Bay. Over the last eight years (2002-09), he is tied for seventh place among all Major Leaguers in games (1,234) and doubles (304) and has compiled the eighth-most hits (1,378) over the span.

In his career, the switch-hitter owns a .289 (1,250-for-4,330) batting average with 73 home runs batting left-handed and a .279 (460-for-1,651) mark with 33 home runs from the right side. Among all active switch-hitters, he ranks fourth in hits (1,710). In 2005, he became one of only three switch-hitters in Major League history to hit over .300 with at least 185 hits, 45 doubles and 20 home runs in a single season, joining Jose Vidro (2000) and Lance Berkman (2001).

Since 2007, Winn has stolen 56 bases in 63 attempts (88.9%), marking the fourth-highest stolen base percentage in the Majors over the last three years.

Winn batted .262 (141-for-538) with 33 doubles, two home runs, 51 RBI and 16 stolen bases in 149 games for San Francisco in 2009, making 90 starts in right field, 34 starts in left field, 11 starts in center field and one start as designated hitter. He was the only National League outfielder to not commit an error in 2009 (minimum 800 innings) and was one of only four outfielders in the Majors to not make a miscue, joining Boston's Jason Bay and Kansas City's David DeJesus and Mitch Maier. He is currently riding a career-high 209-game errorless streak, dating back to July 2008.

In addition, he led the Giants with a .319 batting average (37-for-116) with runners in scoring position in 2009, and posted the fourth-highest average in the National League with runners in scoring position and two outs ( .370, 20-for-54).

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