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Blue Jays claim 1B-OF Canzler from Cleveland

TORONTO (AP) - The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed first baseman-outfielder Russ Canzler on waivers from the Cleveland Indians.

The Blue Jays made the move Friday.

The 26-year-old Canzler hit .269 with three home runs and 11 RBIs in 26 games for the Indians last season. He also hit 22 homers in AAA and has spent some time at third base in the minors.

Toronto outrighted right-hander Mickey Storey to AAA Buffalo. The Blue Jays claimed him off waivers from Houston this week.

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