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Cubs | Close to extension with Starlin Castro

The Chicago Cubs are nearing a contract extension with SS Starlin Castro, and an agreement on a seven-year, $59 million deal could be announced Tuesday, Aug. 28, according to major league sources. The money in the contract was agreed to 10 days ago. The Cubs will have a $16 million option for an eighth year with a $1 million buyout.

2012-08-27 16:49:29 | Source: - Bruce Levine

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