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Reports: veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signs with Toronto Blue Jays

Los Angeles Dodgers' Curtis Granderson, left, rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mark Leiter Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Philadelphia on September 21, 2017. Veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signed a one-year deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night according to several media reports. Granderson reportedly agreed to a US$5 million contract pending a physical. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Matt Slocum

Los Angeles Dodgers' Curtis Granderson, left, rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Mark Leiter Jr. during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Philadelphia on September 21, 2017. Veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signed a one-year deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night according to several media reports. Granderson reportedly agreed to a US$5 million contract pending a physical. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Matt Slocum

TORONTO — Veteran outfielder Curtis Granderson signed a one-year deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night according to several media reports.

Granderson reportedly agreed to a US$5 million contract pending a physical.

The 36-year-old hit .212 with 26 home runs and 64 runs batted in last season for the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers.

He has a career .252 batting average with 319 homers, 865 RBIs and 151 stolen bases in 14 Major League seasons.

The three-time all-star has played for the Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees, Mets and Dodgers.

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