Cubs, Marmol agree on one-year deal

Updated: February 4, 2010, 12:47 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

The Chicago Cubs and agents for Carlos Marmol have agreed on a one-year contact worth $2.125 million for the 2010 season.

The amount agreed upon is the midway point between the arbitration figures the two sides had filed.

The Cubs on Thursday also officially announced the signing of Kevin Millar to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.

Marmol, 27, was 2-4 with 15 saves and a 3.41 earned-run average in 2009. He also led the Cubs with 27 holds despite ...

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