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Cubs avoid arbitration with four players

Updated: January 18, 2011, 6:54 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs avoided arbitration with four players but couldn't reach an agreement with closer Carlos Marmol, who filed for arbitration on Tuesday.

According to a major league source, pitcher Sean Marshall agreed to a two-year, $4.7 million contract, newly acquired pitcher Matt Garza will sign a one-year, $5.95 million deal and Tom Gorzelanny has a one-year, $2.1 million contract.

The Cubs made their agreement with catcher Geovany Soto official on Tuesday. ESPNChicago.com ...

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