Blanco did not officially retire after trying to make Arizona's roster in spring training.
The 42-year-old player appeared in 971 games over 16 major league seasons with 11 teams - the Los Angeles Dodgers, Colorado, Milwaukee, Atlanta, Minnesota, the Chicago Cubs, San Diego, New York Mets, Arizona, Toronto and Seaettle.
He had a career .223 batting average with 72 home runs and 298 RBIs. He threw out 40.49 percent of attempted base stealers.
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