Omar Vizquel, Jays agree on 1-year deal

Updated: January 23, 2012, 10:07 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

Free agent shortstop Omar Vizquel has agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Toronto Blue Jays, his agent Adam Katz confirmed to ESPN.com.

Vizquel is joining the Blue Jays on a minor league contract. It includes an invitation to major league spring training camp, according to a league source. Vizquel is expected to compete with Mike McCoy and Luis Valbuena for a utility infield job in Toronto.

Vizquel tweeted: "I'll be with the Toronto Blue Jays in spring training this year to ...

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