Dodgers ink Schmidt to three-year, $47M contract

Updated: December 8, 2006, 8:42 PM ET
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The Dodgers, who lost three players to free agency on Tuesday, quickly reloaded in a big way.

Free-agent pitcher Jason Schmidt signed a three-year, $47 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

The parties agreed to the deal Wednesday, and it was made official Friday after Schmidt passed a physical.

Schmidt will receive $15.5 million next year, $16 million in 2008 and $15.5 million in 2009, with some of the money to be structured as part ...

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