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Matt Harrison gets five-year deal

Updated: January 17, 2013, 2:33 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

The Texas Rangers have agreed to terms on a five-year, $55 million contract with All-Star pitcher Matt Harrison, who passed a physical on Wednesday.

The deal will take up Harrison's final two arbitration-eligible years and his first three years of free agency.

The contract includes a $13.25 million option for 2018 that could go up by as much as $2.5 million depending on incentives. The option includes a $2 million buyout. Harrison can vest the option if he pitches 200 or more ...

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