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Diamondbacks close with Blanco

Posted on: December 15, 2010 9:48 am
Edited on: December 15, 2010 10:22 am

Arizona is close to signing 39-year-old Henry Blanco to be its backup catcher, according to

Blanco, who batted .215 in 50 games with the Mets last season, will get around $1 million and could get a mutual option for 2012. He'll back up Miguel Montero.

-- David Andriesen

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