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Rays sign two free agents

Updated: February 6, 2013, 2:26 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Reliever Kyle Farnsworth and second baseman-outfielder Kelly Johnson have finalized one-year contracts with the Tampa Bay Rays.

The team announced Tuesday that Farnsworth agreed to a base salary of $1.25 million for this season. The 36-year-old right-hander missed much of last season with an elbow strain sustained during spring training and wound up going 1-6 with a 4.00 ERA in 34 appearances for the Rays.

Farnsworth can earn $1.35 million in performance bonuses ...

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