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Yankees avoid arbitration with Gardner

Posted by: Chad Jennings - Posted in Misc on Jan 20, 2012 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

The Yankees have avoided arbitration with another eligible player, announcing this afternoon that they have agreed to a one-year, non-guaranteed contract with left fielder Brett Gardner.

Jon Heyman reports that the two sides settled on a $2.8-million contract, a figure in the middle of the salaries submitted just in case the case went to a hearing. It’s also slightly less than the salary projected by MLBTradeRumors’ arbitration formula.

The Yankees still have to reach agreements with Russell Martin and Boone Logan.

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