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Chad Gaudin signs minor league deal with Phillies

Former Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Chad Gaudin has signed a minor-league contract with the Philadelphia Phillies that includes an invite to major league spring training.

Ex-Blue Jay had 3.06 ERA last season for Giants

Right-hander Chad Gaudin, who has signed with the Phillies, is 45-44 with a 4.44 ERA in 344 career games. The 30-year-old has had stints in Toronto, Tampa Bay, Oakland, Chicago, San Diego, New York, Washington, Miami and San Francisco. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Former Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Chad Gaudin has signed a minor-league contract with the Philadelphia Phillies that includes an invite to major league spring training.

Gaudin was 5-2 with a 3.06 earned-run average in 30 games last year for the San Francisco Giants. He made 12 starts and held hitters to a .227 batting average.

The 30-year-old Gaudin began last season with 18 relief appearances and posted a 2.05 ERA in those games before moving to the starting rotation in June.

His season ended in mid-August when he was placed on the disabled list with carpal tunnel syndrome.

Gaudin is 45-44 with a 4.44 ERA in 344 games, including 87 starts, for Tampa, Toronto, Oakland A's, Chicago Cubs, San Diego, New York Yankees, Washington, Miami and the Giants.

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