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Dexter Fowler Reportedly Agrees to Contract with Orioles

PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 07:  Dexter Fowler #24 of the Chicago Cubs reacts in the dugout after scoring a run on an RBI single by Kyle Schwarber #12 of the Chicago Cubs (not pictured) in the first inning during the National League Wild Card game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on October 7, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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Matt FitzgeraldCorrespondent IIIJanuary 27, 2016

Free-agent outfielder Dexter Fowler was coveted by multiple teams, but ultimately he decided to sign with the Baltimore Orioles.

Roch Kubatko of MASN reported the Orioles and Fowler reached a three-year deal on Tuesday. Buster Olney of ESPN reported the contract is worth around $35 million.

On Feb. 17, Olney reported the deal was expected to get finished. 

On Jan. 27, Bruce Levine of CBS Chicago reported the Chicago Cubs and White Sox were highly interested in Fowler before the signing. 

 

 

 

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