Adam LaRoche returns to Nats

Updated: January 8, 2013, 10:36 PM ET
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Free-agent first baseman Adam LaRoche has accepted a two-year offer from the Washington Nationals to remain with the team.

The Nationals announced the deal Tuesday and said there was a mutual option for the 2015 season.

LaRoche's contract is worth $24 million in guaranteed money, sources told ESPN, with $10 million coming in the first year, $12 million in the second and a $2 million mutual buyout option for 2015.

"I think we both were getting tired of the process," Nationals ...

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