Cubs Sign Jason Hammel And James McDonald To 1-Year Deals

James McDonald

The Chicago Cubs say they have agreed to one-year contracts with pitchers Jason Hammel and James McDonald.

Hammel is set to earn $6 million next season while McDonald, whose deal is not guaranteed, is due $1 million plus performance bonuses.

If Hammel and McDonald succeed, they might be traded for prospects before the deadline.

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