David Price #14 of the Tampa Bay Rays throws a pitch against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 16, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
St. Petersburg, FL (Sports Network) - The Tampa Bay Rays have officially
avoided arbitration with David Price, signing the 2012 American League Cy
Young Award winner to a one-year, $10.1125 million contract.
The 27-year-old southpaw went 20-5 with an AL-best 2.56 ERA and 205 strikeouts
in 31 starts last season. Twenty-three of his outings lasted seven innings or
more, the most in the majors.
A three-time All-Star, Price has a 61-31 career record with a 3.16 ERA in five
seasons with the Rays.
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