WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with pitcher-turned-first baseman Micah Owings for a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training.
The 30-year-old Owings is a career .283 hitter with nine home runs and 35 RBIs in 219 plate appearances.
He went 32-33 as a pitcher over six seasons with Arizona, Cincinnati and San Diego.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.