Red Sox to sign Stephen Drew

Updated: December 17, 2012, 1:08 PM ET
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Shortstop Stephen Drew has agreed to a one-year contract with the Boston Red Sox, sources told ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney.

The deal calls for a $9.5 million salary and $500,000 in performance bonuses, the sources said.

Drew, 29, is the younger brother of former Red Sox outfielder J.D. Drew.

Drew became a free agent when the Oakland Athletics declined their half of a $10 million mutual option for Drew in October. Drew received a ...

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