Found July 05, 2012 on PRO Rumors:
PLAYERS: Jamie Moyer
TEAMS: Toronto Blue Jays
The Toronto Blue Jays have released Father Time, Jamie Moyer, MLB.com's Gregor Chisholm reports. Moyer's career with the Blue Jays lasted all of about two weeks as he signed a minor league deal towards the end of June. In two starts with the Blue Jay's Triple-A affiliate, Moyer allowed 10 runs in 11 innings. Prior to this, Moyer had signed a minor league deal with the Orioles where he pitched for Triple-A Norfolk and posted a 1.69 era in three starts. Moyer started the year with the Rockies where he went 2-5 with a 5.70 ERA, 1.8 HR/9, 3.0 BB/9 and 6.0 SO/9 in 53.2 innings. Image taken by furnstein and used under the Creative Common License Agreement.
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