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Pro Sports Daily:
The Toronto Blue Jays and right-hander Casey Janssen avoided salary arbitration, agreeing to a two-year, $5.9 million deal on Monday.
An arbitration hearing had been scheduled for Tuesday.
The 30-year-old will earn $2 million this upcoming season and $2.9 million next year. There is also a $4 million team option for 2014.
Janssen posted a 6-0 record with a 2.26 ERA and a pair of saves in 55 relief appearances last season.
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Right-hander Casey Janssen and the Toronto Blue Jays have avoided salary arbitration, agreeing on a $5.9 million, two-year contract.
Janssen gets $2 million this year and $2.9 million in 2013. Monday's agreement includes a $4 million team option for 2014.
A hearing had been scheduled for Tuesday in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Janssen was 6-0 with a 2.26 ERA and two saves in 55 relief...
So, having come to a reasonable consensus about who the best prospects are, where will they be playing in 2012? to answer that question we have to look at what players are still in the system from last year, who's been added, and which players earned promotions. In the case of actual prospects, the team resists the temptation to "push" a prospect (which is directly...
TORONTO (AP) -- Right-hander Casey Janssen and the Toronto Blue Jays have avoided salary arbitration, agreeing on a $5.9 million, two-year contract.
The Blue Jays' streak of avoiding arbitration is up to 15 years, and Casey Janssen is happy about it.
Right-hander Casey Janssen and the Toronto Blue Jays have avoided salary arbitration, agreeing on a two-year contract worth at least $5.9 million.
The Blue Jays signed reliever Casey Janssen to a two-year deal worth $5.9 million on Monday, avoiding arbitration with the 30-year-old right-hander.
The Toronto Blue Jays signed pitcher Casey Janssen to a two-year contract on Monday.
Or, ya know, not.As promised, I've compiled the prospect rankings from several high profile professional baseball observers into a "poll" style ranking. This is somewhat modified in that I have 5 lists which go to at least 15 names and two more that i wish to include which only go 10 deep. I ranked them on a 15 points for #1, 14 for #2 and etc system. which means,...