Blue Jays obtain RHP Joakim Soria from Diamondbacks

Field Level Media

July 30, 2021 at 9:23 pm.

The Toronto Blue Jays obtained veteran right-handed reliever Joakim Soria from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday for two players to be named later.

The 37-year-old Soria has 229 saves over 14 major league seasons. He is 36-45 with 3.06 ERA in 763 appearances (one start).

The Blue Jays will be Soria’s ninth team. He was a two-time All-Star with the Kansas City Royals during the outset of his career.

Soria was 1-4 with six saves and a 4.30 ERA in 31 appearances with Arizona this season.