Orioles snag RHP Jair Jurrjens

Updated: January 24, 2013, 11:13 PM ET
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The Baltimore Orioles have agreed to a one-year deal with right-hander Jair Jurrjens, CBSSports.com reported on Thursday.

Jurrjens will receive a base salary of $1.5 million and could make up to $4 million with incentives, the website reported.

The 26-year-old Jurrjens had spent the previous five seasons with the Atlanta Braves but was not tendered a contract by the team in November.

Jurrjens started 10 games last season for Atlanta, going 3-4 with a 6.89 ERA. He ...

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