Arizona signs RHP Boyer to 1-year, $750,000 deal

Right-hander Blaine Boyer has signed a one-year, $750,000

contract to remain with the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Boyer, who was arbitration eligible, pitched for three teams

last season, going 0-2 with a 4.12 ERA in 48 relief appearances

with Atlanta, St. Louis and Arizona. He pitched in 20 games for the

Diamondbacks, with an 0-2 record and 2.68 ERA.

The 28-year-old Boyer has a 6-10 career record with a 4.76 ERA

in five seasons, the first four-plus with Atlanta.