Giancarlo Stanton agrees to $6.5M
Stanton was arbitration-eligible for the first time. He made $537,000 last year and received a hefty raise despite a disappointing season interrupted by injury, batting a career-low .249 with 24 home runs and 74 RBIs.
Stanton is a frequent subject of trade speculation, and the thrifty Marlins haven't offered the right fielder a long-term deal. He has 117 homers in his four major-league seasons and is only 24.
Cishek had a career-high 34 saves in 36 chances last year with an ERA of 2.33.
Copyright 2014 by The Associated Press
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