Rafael Furcal agrees with Cardinals

Updated: December 12, 2011, 8:19 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals and shortstop Rafael Furcal have agreed to a $14 million, two-year contract, keeping the switch-hitter with the World Series champions after they picked him up at the July trade deadline.

The deal is pending a physical. A team spokesman said Monday night that the Cardinals hope to finalize the contract this week.

Furcal would get a signing bonus of $1 million with salaries of $6 million next year and $7 million in 2013.

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