Cubs Sign Jose Veras

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The Cubs came to an agreement with former Astros closer Jose Veras on a one-year, $4 million deal Tuesday, a major league source said.

Veras’ deal is for $3.85 million plus a $150,000 buyout clause, and includes a $5.5 million option for 2015. He’ll also have a chance to earned player bonuses worth $750,000 based on significant games finished.

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