Blue Jays sign Thole

The TORONTO BLUE JAYS have signed C JOSH THOLE to a one year contract worth US $800,000.

THOLE, 29, a veteran of seven Major League seasons with New York (Mets) and Toronto, is a career .249 hitter with eight home runs and 104 RBI in 428 games. The Breese, Illinois native appeared in 18 games for Toronto in 2015, his 3rd season in a Blue Jays uniform.