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Russell Martin to be introduced by Blue Jays

11/20/2014 01:25 EST | Updated 01/20/2015 05:59 EST
The Blue Jays will officially introduce free-agent acquisition Russell Martin at a media conference in Toronto on Thursday at 2 p.m. ET.

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Martin, who was born in Toronto and raised in Montreal, finalized a five-year, $82-million US contract with the Blue Jays on Tuesday.

A three-time All-Star, Martin hit .290 with 11 home runs and 67 RBIs last season, while also helping the Pittsburgh Pirates to a second straight playoff berth.

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