Kearns, Nationals agree to $17.5 million, 3-year deal

Updated: February 1, 2007, 7:09 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- It all was a tad overwhelming for Austin Kearns when he was dealt to the Washington Nationals by the Cincinnati Reds last season.

He'd never been traded. He went from a team near his Kentucky hometown to one on the East Coast. He went from a club contending for a playoff berth to one heading for a third consecutive last-place finish.

Now he's ready to make his home in the nation's capital. Kearns agreed Thursday to a three-year contract that guarantees the outfielder ...

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