Howry joins Eyre in Cubs' revamped bullpen
CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs and right-handed reliever Bobby Howry finalized terms of a three-year, $12 million contract Tuesday.
The contract includes a $1.5 million signing bonus, a $2.5 million salary next season and $4 million each in 2007 and 2008. The 32-year-old was 7-4 with a career-low 2.47 ERA in 79 relief appearances with the Indians last season and held batters to a .191 average.
Cleveland did not offer a contract, which surprised Howry "a little." Detroit ...
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