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Andruw Jones signs in Japan

Updated: December 16, 2012, 10:08 AM ET
Associated Press

TOKYO -- Andruw Jones is headed to Japan.

The five-time All-Star outfielder has finalized a $3.5 million, one-year contract with the Rakuten Eagles of Japan's Pacific League. The team announced the move on Sunday.

The 35-year-old Jones became a free agent after spending the past two seasons as a part-time player with the New York Yankees.

He appeared in 94 games last season, batting.197 with 14 home runs.

Once one of the premier ...

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