The Toronto Blue Jays are adding to their bullpen with a three-time All-Star.
TSN Blue Jays Reporter Scott Mitchell confirms the team has acquired left-handed closer Brad Hand from the Washington Nationals in exchange for catcher Riley Adams.
Hand, 31, is playing on a one-year, $10.5 million deal signed in the offseason. In 41 appearances this season, Hand is 5-5 with a 3.59 earned run average and a 1.148 WHIP over 42.2 innings pitched. The Minneapolis native has 21 saves.