3 more Rockies in arbitration settle

Updated: January 20, 2009, 7:14 PM ET
Associated Press

DENVER -- Infielder Clint Barmes, and right-handers Taylor Buchholz and Jason Grilli avoided arbitration by agreeing Tuesday to one-year contracts with the Colorado Rockies, and third baseman Garrett Atkins submitted a $7.95 million figure after failing to reach a deal.

Colorado officially announced two other one-year agreements, a $4.5 million deal with closer Huston Street and a $2 million contract with left-hander Jorge De La Rosa. Those were agreed to Monday.

Barmes will earn $1,625,000, ...

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