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Updated: 08/27/2014 10:13:03PM

Balfour returns as Rays closer

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The Tampa Bay Rays' Grant Balfour delivers the first pitch in the sixth inning of Game 5 against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Wednesday, October 29, 2008. (Yong Kim/Philadelphia Daily News/MCT)

By Greg Zeck

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TAMPA — After a long-winding road of an offseason, closer Grant Balfour returned to his adopted home.

The 36-year-old right-hander agreed to a two-year, $12 million deal with the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday, the third-largest free agent deal for the organization.

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