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Javier Lopez Newsbeat

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Source: Giants to sign Javier Lopez to three-year deal

Yesterday Brian Sabean said the San Francisco Giants were close to bringing back Javier Lopez, and we’re hearing the deal is close to being official: three years for $13 million.

Lopez, 36, made $4.25 million in each of his last two seasons, so this isn’t much of a raise in terms of average annual value. However, there are other obvious advantages for Lopez in this deal.

First, three years guaranteed isn’t bad for a pitcher in his late-30s, even if lefty relievers tend to stick around a while as long as they stay productive….

Lopez also has the best mound strut in the game.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: November 20, 2013 at 02:44 PM | 7 comment(s)
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