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Theo Epstein compensation close

Updated: February 21, 2012, 11:18 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- A resolution of the Theo Epstein compensation issue was imminent Tuesday morning, a major league source said, with the Red Sox receiving what was termed a quality minor leaguer back from the Chicago Cubs as compensation for Epstein's hire by the Cubs as club president.

"We are close to resolving this," the source said Tuesday.

The Red Sox and Cubs have been locked in a disagreement for months regarding the terms of compensation for Epstein, who left ...

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