Posted December 06, 2013

Report: Marlins, Garrett Jones agree on 2-year deal

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Garrett Jones averaged 20 HR in his five seasons in Pittsburgh. (John Williamson/ Getty Images

Garrett Jones averaged 20 home runs a year during his five seasons in Pittsburgh. (John Williamson/Getty Images)

The Miami Marlins agreed to terms with free agent first baseman Garrett Jonesreports Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald.

According to the report, Jones will receive a two-year deal that will be worth $7 to $8 million.

The Sun Sentinel’s Juan C. Rodriguez reports that Jones will make $2.5 million next season and $5 million in 2015.

CORCORAN: MLB Free-Agent Tracker: 2013-14

Jones, 32, batted only .233 with 15 home runs and 51 RBI in 144 games for the Pittsburgh Pirates last season after hitting a career-high 27 home runs and driving in 86 runs in 2012.


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