Brandon McCarthy to D-backs

Updated: December 7, 2012, 10:14 PM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

Free agent starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy has reached agreement on a two-year, $15.5 million contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, a source told ESPN.com.

McCarthy will receive a $2.5 million signing bonus and annual salaries of $4 million and $9 million, the source said.

The deal is pending completion of a physical exam.

The right-handed McCarthy, 29, is 37-39 with a 4.02 ERA in seven seasons with the Chicago White Sox, Texas Rangers and Oakland Athletics. He went ...

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