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Leake, Reds agree to terms, avoid arbitration

Mike Leake (flickr photo) Mike Leake (flickr photo)

The Cincinnati Reds have agreed to terms with right handed pitcher Mike Leake.

Leake signed a 1-year contract to avoid arbitration.

Leake went 8-9 with a 4.58 ERA for the Reds in 2012.

According to MLB.com, the contract is worth $3.06 million. Leake filed for $3.5 million, and the Reds had offered $2.65 million. He made $570,000 in 2012.

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