The Philadelphia Phillies and free- agent shortstop Jimmy Rollins reached agreement on a three-year contract, ESPN reported on its website.
The deal contains an option for a fourth year, ESPN said, citing a Major League Baseball source it didn’t identify.
Rollins, 33, batted .268 with 16 home runs and 63 runs batted in last season. The three-time All-Star has a .272 average with 170 homers and 725 RBI in 12 seasons with the Phillies and was named the National League’s Most Valuable Player in 2007.
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