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CLEVELAND (AP) -- Infielder Mike Aviles and the Cleveland Indians agreed Thursday to a $6 million, two-year contract that includes a club option for 2015.Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 7, 2013Felix Hernandez has reportedly reached a deal with the Mariners that would make him the highest-paid pitcher in baseball, and he's well worth the honor, writes Joe Lemire.Share Tweet
Manto confident in development of young hittersMLB.com Feb 7, 2013White Sox hitting coach Jeff Manto is confident young hitters Tyler Flowers, Gordon Beckham, Brent Morel and Dayan Viciedo will develop into valuable everyday contributors at the big league level.Share Tweet
Despite deals, Royals' farm system still loadedMLB.com Feb 7, 2013Kansas City added to its Major League rotation by trading top prospects, but Bubba Starling leads some impressive holdovers.Share Tweet