Blues sign two more players to one-year, two-way contracts

The Blues continue to stockpile players for their training camp roster, the latest being defenseman Nate Prosser and forward Jeremy Welsh.

Nate Prosser (left) played 53 regular-season games and 10 postseason games for the Wild last season.

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ST. LOUIS -- The Blues continue to stockpile players for their training camp roster, the latest being defenseman Nate Prosser, signed Tuesday to a one-year, two-way contract.

Prosser, 28, totaled eight points (two goals, six assists) and 58 penalty minutes in 53 regular-season games with Minnesota last season. The 6-foot-2, 196-pound defenseman has spent parts of the past five seasons with the Wild.

On Monday, the Blues signed forward Jeremy Welsh to a one-year, two-way contract.

Welsh, 26, split last season between the Vancouver Canucks and the American Hockey League's Utica Comets. Welsh (6-3, 201 pounds) played 19 regular-season games with Vancouver, tallying one goal and six penalty minutes. He had 15 points (seven goals, eight assists) and 14 penalty minutes for Utica. His NHL career spans 25 regular-season games with Vancouver and Carolina.