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(AP) — Pitcher Brett Anderson gets a $5 million signing bonus as part of his $10 million, one-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He can make an additional $4 million in performance bonuses.

The 26-year-old left-hander was 1-3 with a 2.91 ERA last year with the Rockies. He was limited to eight starts because of a broken left index finger and lower back surgery.

Anderson is 27-32 with three saves and a 3.73 ERA in 92 games in six major league seasons with Oakland and Colorado.

In other baseball news;

— The Phillies have signed well-traveled pitcher Aaron Harang to a $5 million, one-year contract. The 36-year old right-hander went 12-12 with a 3.57 ERA in 33 starts for Atlanta last season.

— A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago White Sox have agreed to a $4 million, one-year contract with veteran utility player Emilio Bonifacio. The 29-year-old hit .259 in 110 games last season with the Cubs and Braves.

— Infielder Cliff Pennington and Arizona have agreed to a one-year contract worth $3,275,000 and avoided salary arbitration. The 30-year old missed two months with a sprained thumb last season and hit .254 with two homers and 10 RBIs.

— A person with direct knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press the Atlanta Braves have reached an agreement on a one-year contract with catcher A.J. Pierzynski. The 38-year-old likely will play behind 23-year-old Christian Bethancourt. Pierzynski hit .259 with five homers and 37 RBIs for St. Louis and Boston in 2014.


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