Miguel Jesus Cairo’ was born on May 4, 1974 in Anzoátegui State, Venezuela. He is a utility infielder for the Seattle Mariners. **Minor Leagues**‘Major LeaguesIn 2004, for the New York Yankees, Miguel started the season platooning at second base with Enrique Wilson, before winning the startin job.

However, the Yankees did not offer him a contract for 2005, signing Tony Womack insteasd.

The New York Mets signed Miguel as a free agent to a one-year contract before the 2005 season. He returned to the Yankees as a free agent in the 2006 season.

Team 172 seattle mariners Seattle Mariners
Born 4 May 1974
Nationality Venezuela Venezuela
Team History
172 seattle mariners Seattle Mariners 2007 - present
29 new york yankees New York Yankees 2006 - 2007
50 new york mets New York Mets 2005
29 new york yankees New York Yankees 2004
157 st louis cardinals St Louis Cardinals 2001 - 2003
52 chicago cubs Chicago Cubs 2001
164 tampa bay rays Tampa Bay Rays 1998 - 2000
52 chicago cubs Chicago Cubs 1997
165 toronto blue jays Toronto Blue Jays 1996

On August 7, 2007, the Yankees Miguel Cairo for assignment in order to make room on the 40-man roster for Jason Giambi. He was released on August 15.

On August 19, 2007, the St. Louis Cardinals signed him to a minor league contract. He reported to their AAA affilate in Memphis on August 22. He was brought up to the majors in September for a few games, and became a free agent after the season.

On January 8, 2008, he signed a one-year contract with the Seattle Mariners.

On July 10, the Mariners released first baseman Richie Sexson and Miguel assumed the role of full-time first basemen, although he now platoons with Bryan LaHair.

Career NotesAlthough Miguel has played mostly second base during his career, he has played every position on the field except catcher and pitcher.

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