Hoffman closes deal at lesser price
SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Trevor Hoffman will remain with the Padres for at least one more year after agreeing to a discounted new contract, but Florida Marlins reserve Lenny Harris and three other players filed for free agency Wednesday, pushing the total above 200 for the first time.
The Padres had a $10 million option on the All-Star closer Hoffman for
next season but had no intention of picking it up after he missed
the first five months of last season while recovering ...
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