St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - The St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to
terms with third baseman David Freese on a one-year deal to avoid salary
Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported
the amount is expected to exceed $3 million. The 29-year-old and 2011
World Series MVP is coming off a season in which he posted career highs with
20 home runs and 79 RBI.
Selected to his first All-Star team, Freese played in a career-best 144 games
in 2012, while hitting .293.
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