Blue Jays Sign Alex Gonzalez

Nathan RollinsContributor INovember 26, 2009

NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 27:  Alex Gonzalez #3 of the Boston Red Sox fields the ball against the New York Yankees on September 27, 2009 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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Toronto- Free agent shortstop Alex Gonzalez ,32, has signed a one-year $2.75 million dollar contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.

Gonzalez will be entering his 11th season in the MLB. Gonzalez is yet to win an award in the MLB.

Alex has a .247 career batting avrage, 114 career homeruns, 521 career runs batted in, in 4,393 career at bats.

Gonzalez could be a backup to shortstop John McDonald or a starter at shortstop.