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22 major league players left in arbitration after 171 reach agreements

Jan. 12, 2024 09:30 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A total of 171 major league players agreed to contracts in the hours before and after Thursday’s arbitration exchange of proposed salaries with teams, and just one reached a multiyear deal: injured Tampa Bay left-hander Shane McClanahan. McClanahan agreed to a...

Astros agree to 1-year deals with 6 players, including All-Stars Framber Valdez and Kyle Tucker

Jan. 12, 2024 00:42 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros agreed with six players Thursday on one-year contracts that avoided arbitration, including All-Star lefty Framber Valdez and outfielder Kyle Tucker. Valdez will make $12.1 million next season. Tucker gets a $12 million salary. The...