Free-agent OF Floyd agrees to one-year deal with Rays

Updated: December 13, 2007, 4:49 PM ET
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The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a one-year deal with free-agent outfielder Cliff Floyd, ESPN.com's Jayson Stark reports. The deal is for $3 million, plus $2 million in performance incentives and includes an option for 2008 earnings.

The Rays have been looking for a bat in right field since sending Delmon Young to Minnesota two weeks ago in a multiplayer trade that brought pitcher Matt Garza to Tampa.

Floyd, 35, is a .279 hitter with 222 career home runs in 15 seasons with ...

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