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Braves, Wilson agree to $2 million, 1-year contract

Updated: January 19, 2007, 3:19 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

ATLANTA -- Craig Wilson, who could contend for playing time or a starting job in first base or left field, agreed Thursday to a $2 million, one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves.

Wilson, 30, hit .251 with 17 homers and 49 RBIs last season for the Pittsburgh Pirates and New York Yankees, who acquired him July 31 for pitcher Shawn Chacon.

Wilson can earn an additional $100,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances, sources tell ESPN.com's Jerry Crasnick.

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