Source: Cubs' Kris Bryant gets $10.85M, most for first-time arbitration-eligible player
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CHICAGO -- Former Rookie of the Year and MVP Kris Bryant received a record settlement for a first-time arbitration-eligible player on Friday as he agreed to a one-year, $10.85 million deal with the Chicago Cubs, avoiding arbitration, according to a source familiar with the situation. The previous record was set by Ryan Howard, who received $10 million from the Philadelphia Phillies in 2008. "I don't look at "me" records," Bryant told reporters on Friday. "The...

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