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Report: Blue Jays, RHP Espino agree to deal

Paolo Espino Washington Nationals Paolo Espino - The Canadian Press

The Toronto Blue Jays and right-hander Paolo Espino have agreed to a deal, reports Jon Heyman of the New York Post.

Espino, 36, has spent the previous four seasons with the Washington Nationals. He only made three big league appearances last season, recording a 24.75 ERA in 4.0 innings.

In five big league seasons, the Panama City native has a 5.01 ERA with 214 strikeouts in 257.0 innings pitched in 94 appearances.

Espino also had short stints with the Milwaukee Brewers and Texas Rangers in 2017.