The Angels have agreed to a minor league deal with veteran reliever Brandon Lyon, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports. The 34-year-old right-hander receives an invitation to Major League Spring Training and will compete for a slot in manager Mike Scioscia’s bullpen. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports tweets that Lyon, will earn a $1MM base salary if he makes the club.
#Angels have signed RHP Brandon Lyon to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training. Will compete for bullpen spot.
— Jeff Fletcher (@JeffFletcherOCR) February 10, 2014
lyon will make $1M if in majors on MiLB deal
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 10, 2014
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