Jon Rauch, Blue Jays agree on contract

Updated: January 17, 2011, 10:16 PM ET
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TORONTO -- Reliever Jon Rauch agreed Monday on a one-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, and pitchers Casey Janssen and Jesse Litsch settled their salary arbitration cases.

Rauch, a free agent, got a one-year deal worth $3.75 million. Janssen's agreement is for $1,095,000 and Litsch's for $830,000.

Rauch gets a $3.5 million salary this year, and the Blue Jays have a $3.75 million club option for 2012 with a $250,000 buyout.

Rauch recently underwent arthroscopic knee surgery ...

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