Orioles re-sign INF Cesar Izturis to one-year contract

The Orioles today announced that they have re-signed INF Cesar Izturis to a one-year contract.

Izturis, 30, batted .230 (109-473) in 150 games with the Orioles in 2010, his second season with the club. He was 2nd in fielding percentage (.985) and 5th in assists (382) and putouts (212) among AL shortstops last season.

Izturis has batted .256 with a .619 OPS in 10 major league seasons, during which he has won a Gold Glove (2004) and was a National League All-Star (2005).