The Toronto Blue Jays have signed right-handed pitcher Jason Frasor to a $3.5 million (US) contract for the 2011 season with a club option for the '12 season at $3.75 million (US).
Frasor, 33, posted a 3-4 record with four saves for the Blue Jays in 2010 with a 3.68 ERA in 69 games. In 62 2/3 innings last season the 5-10, 175 lb. right-hander allowed 61 hits with 27 walks and 65 strikeouts. In seven seasons with Toronto, the Chicago, Ill., native has a career record of 22-27 with 36 saves and a 3.76 ERA in 154 relief appearances. Heading into the '11 season, he is the longest-tenured Blue Jays player dating back to the '04 season.