Cubs agree to terms with Kyle Hendricks, Justin Wilson

Kris Bryant Reaches Record Deal With Cubs Avoids Arbitration Report

Going into the deadline, it was thought that Bryant could break the record for a player's first year of arbitration potentially surpassing Ryan Howard's $10M deal from 10 years ago.

The $10.85 million is the most ever for a player in their first year of arbitration eligibility.

Bryant receives a huge, well-deserved pay raise for the former MVP and NL Rookie of the Year that has turned into one of the faces of baseball.

Bryant and the Cubs avoided arbitration by settling Friday on a $10.85 million salary for 2018.

He is among five arbitration-eligible players, including Addison Russell, who reportedly reached agreements with the Cubs by Friday, according to the Sun-Times.

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The early belief was it was just a mild concussion, leading to her losing feeling in her extremities and have the match cancelled. Paige first injured her neck in 2016, not wrestling a match for 14 months after undergoing surgery in September that year.

La Stella isn't a starter on the Cubs but he's been a valuable bench bat the last three years, slashing.276/.363/.429 in 395 plate appearances while seeing the majority of his time at second and third base.

Left-handed reliever Justin Wilson, who struggled with command after being acquired in a trade from Detroit in July, settled for $4.25 million.

The Cubs and reliever Justin Grimm didn't reach an agreement yet and are expected to exchange salary figures soon.

In hopes to avoid Theo Epstein's first arbitration hearing since taking over as President in 2012.

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