Wade LeBlanc signs with Japanese team

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Left-hander Wade LeBlanc, who pitched for the Angels and Yankees this year, has signed with the Seibu Lions in Japan.

LeBlanc has bounced around a lot, playing parts of seven seasons for five different teams while posting a 4.47 ERA in 447 innings.

The 30-year-old former second-round draft pick was non-tendered by the Angels.

Video: Zack Greinke homers off of Clayton Kershaw

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Diamondbacks starter Zack Greinke continued to swing a good stick, belting his third homer of the season on Monday night against the Dodgers. With the game tied 3-3 in the second inning, Greinke lined a 1-1 Clayton Kershaw fastball over the fence in left field for a solo homer.

Greinke is the third pitcher to homer off of Kershaw, joining Madison Bumgarner and Tyson Ross. He’s No. 4 if you count Brandon Woodruff‘s home run in Game 1 of the NLCS last year. Greinke now has three homers on the season, setting a career-high. He’s batting .314/.351/.686 with six RBI, seven runs scored, and a stolen base along with the trio of dingers. Absurd numbers from a pitcher.