Rogers agrees to one-year, $8M contract with Detroit
DETROIT -- Kenny Rogers knew all along where he wanted to be.
The 43-year-old left-hander ended his free agency Friday when he agreed to an $8 million, one-year deal that will keep him with the Detroit Tigers for a third season.
"There was really never any other choice but Detroit," said Rogers, who represented himself in contract negotiations. "The possibilities of playing somewhere else didn't appeal to me at all."
Rogers' deal includes performance bonuses.
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