|Apr. 22 3:23 PM PT4:23 PM MT5:23 PM CT6:23 PM ET18:23 ET22:23 GMT6:23 3:23 PM MST5:23 PM EST5:53 PM VEN2:23 UAE (+1)5:23 PM CT-The Toronto Blue Jays have signed Bourn to a minor league contract and will send him to extended spring training. Manager John Gibbons confirmed the signing before the Blue Jays played host to the Oakland Athletics on Friday night.
Analysis: The Atlanta Braves released Bourn on April 2. Bourn, who came to the Braves from Cleveland last summer in the same trade that sent Nick Swisher to Atlanta, is still owed $14 million this season.
|Apr. 2 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE12:08 PM CT-The Atlanta Braves got close to their season-opening roster limit Saturday, adding outfielder Drew Stubbs and pitcher Alexi Ogando to the roster from Triple-A Gwinnett and designating for assignment outfielders Bourne and Emilio Bonifacio.
Analysis: Bourn hit .238 with 30 RBIs in 141 games between Cleveland and Atlanta last season.