TORONTO (AP) _ Right-hander Bill Risley and the Toronto Blue Jays agreed Thursday to a $575,000, one-year contract.

Risley, 31, was 3-4 with a 5.27 ERA in 44 games with the Blue Jays last season and made $405,000. He has a 15-13 record and 3.98 ERA in 157 games over a seven-year career.

Risley was acquired by Toronto from the Seattle Mariners in December 1995 along with second baseman Miguel Cairo for right-handed pitchers Paul Menhart and Edwin Hurtado.