Posted: Wed March 27, 2013 8:55PM; Updated: Wed March 27, 2013 8:55PM

J.A. Happ signs two-year Blue Jays extension

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J.A. Happ pitches in a spring training game. Happ signed a two-year deal with the Blue Jays Wednesday.
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DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) Pitcher J.A. Happ and the Toronto Blue Jays have reached a deal that adds another season to the contract he signed in January.

The Blue Jays said Wednesday that Happ will get $5.2 million in 2014, with a club option in 2015 for $6.7 million.

Happ and the Blue Jays agreed to a one-year deal on Jan. 18 for $3.7 million this season.

The left-hander went a combined 10-11 with a 4.79 ERA in 28 games last year for Houston and Toronto. He is 35-35 lifetime with a 4.19 ERA in six seasons with Philadelphia, the Astros and Blue Jays.

Happ has a 1.90 ERA in seven appearances this spring.

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