Jeff Karstens Avoids Arbitration; Ronny Cedeno Could Be Close Behind

The Pirates are close to one-year deals with Ronny Cedeno and Jeff Karstens, avoiding arbitration with both. The non-tender deadline is tonight at midnight.

UPDATE by Charlie: I'm having trouble loading the page right now, which I assume is because people around the world are excited by the news that Jeff Karstens has signed a one-year, $1.1 million deal with the Bucs. Also, the Twins tendered J.J. Hardy.

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