Jays sign INF Andy LaRoche to minor league deal
The Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to terms with infielder Andy
LaRoche on a minor league contract that includes an invitation to
LaRoche appeared in 96 games for the Triple-A teams of the
Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox last season, batting .251 with
20 doubles, 12 home runs and 41 RBIs.
The right-handed hitter has played in 403 big league games for
the Los Angeles Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates and Oakland Athletics.
He has a career average of .226 with 22 home runs and 133 RBIs over
The Blue Jays also announced Wednesday that right-hander Sam
Dyson has been claimed off waivers by Miami.