Blue Jays sign Casey Janssen
TORONTO -- The Blue Jays' streak of avoiding arbitration is up to 15 years, and Casey Janssen is happy about it.
The reliever agreed Monday to a $5.9 million, two-year contract, a day before a scheduled hearing in St. Petersburg, Fla.
"Hanging out in Toronto for a few more years is going to be great," Janssen said Tuesday during a telephone conference call.
Janssen gets $2 million this year and $2.9 million in 2013. The deal includes a $4 million team option for 2014.
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