The Diamondbacks agreed to terms with journeyman infielder Cody Ransom. The 34 year-old native of Mesa, AZ will compete for a spot on the Arizona opening day roster. The terms of the contract were undisclosed. Ransom was a member of the 2009 New York Yankees World Championship club appearing in 31 games. The Chandler High School graduate has played in parts of eight seasons with San Francisco, Houston, New York, and Philadelphia. Ransom has compiled a lifetime .227 batting average over 219 games in the Major Leagues.
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Written by Josh Robbins
Josh is a freelance video-journalist and baseball historian in Chandler, Arizona. In 2010, he earned a Master’s Degree in Sport Management from CSU-Long Beach. From June 16 to July 11, 2008, he watched a game in all Thirty Major League Baseball stadiums in a world record 26 days by car. You can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit his website at Thirty27.com.