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Braves | Niekro signs

Henry Schulman, of the San Francisco Chronicle, reports the Atlanta Braves signed free-agent P Lance Niekro (Astros) to a minor league contract with an invitation to Spring Training Thursday, Dec. 18. Niekro, previously a first baseman, is attempting a comeback as a knuckleball pitcher.

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