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Cubs near deal with Carlos Marmol

Updated: February 14, 2011, 12:10 PM ET
By Bruce Levine | ESPNChicago.com

MESA, Ariz. -- Chicago Cubs general manager Jim Hendry and the agent for closer Carlos Marmol expect to have a deal in place by Monday, a day before the two sides were scheduled to go to arbitration.

Hendry and Barry Praver met at Hendry's office at Fitch Park on Sunday morning. When he emerged from the meeting, Hendry was confident that a deal was near.

"We've done a lot of deals with Barry Praver," Hendry said. "We've been working on avenues of a multiyear deal or a one-year ...

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