The Toronto Blue Jays have signed RHP Kevin Gregg to a US $2.75 million contract for the 2010 season, with a club option for US $4.5 million for 2011, or a two year option of US $8.75 million for 2011 and 2012.
Gregg, 31, spent last season with the Chicago Cubs posting a 5-6 record with 23 saves and a 4.72 ERA. The 6'6" 238 lb. Corvallis, Oregon native has saved 84 games over his last three seasons, with Florida (2007-08) and the Cubs (2009), adding 216 strikeouts in 221.1 innings. Gregg spent the first four years of his career (2003-06) with Anaheim and has posted a 4.10 ERA in 343 career games.