SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a $2.25 million, one-year contract with reliever Tyler Clippard, an individual with information of the negotiations informed The Related Press.
The settlement was reached on Monday and confirmed to the AP on situation of anonymity as a result of the deal is pending a bodily. The deal features a $1.75 million wage this 12 months and a $3.5 million mutual possibility for 2022 with a $500,000 buyout.
The 36-year-old right-hander is a two-time All-Star and has 777 appearances over 14 seasons with a profession 3.13 ERA. He had a 2.77 ERA in 26 appearances with the Minnesota Twins final season, when he made $1,018,519 in prorated pay from a $2.75 million base wage plus $190,021 in earned bonuses for complete revenue of $1,208,540.
This will probably be Clippard’s second stint with the Diamondbacks. He appeared in 40 video games with the group in 2016 earlier than being despatched to the New York Yankees in a commerce.
Clippard is the second veteran bullpen arm the D-backs have signed previously few weeks. Arizona additionally signed right-hander Joakim Soria to a $3.5 million, one-year deal. Each pitchers might have an opportunity to earn the nearer’s function in a Diamondbacks bullpen that figures to be younger and inexperienced.
The Arizona Republic first reported Clippard’s cope with the D-backs.
The Diamondbacks additionally confirmed a $1.75 million, one-year cope with infielder Asdrubal Cabrera. The 35-year-old was in D-backs camp on Monday when the group went by its first exercise of the spring with the total roster.
Cabrera made $925,926 in prorated pay from a $2.5 million wage final 12 months plus $186,604 in earned bonuses for complete revenue of $1,112,530.
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