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Source: Gerardo Concepcion to Cubs

Updated: February 2, 2012, 8:59 PM ET
By Enrique Rojas | ESPNdeportesLA.com

SANTO DOMINGO -- Cuban left handed starter Gerardo Concepcion, an 18-year-old phenom who defected last June, has reached a $7 million guaranteed contract with the Chicago Cubs, a source close to the negotiation told ESPNdeportesLosAngeles.com.

According to the source, the deal is filled with incentives that could up the money to $8 million. The transaction will not be official until Concepcion passes a physical, the source added.

Concepcion was the Rookie of the Year in the ...

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