St. Petersburg, FL – The Tampa Bay Rays and 2012 Cy Young Award winner David Price have avoided arbitration by agreeing on a one-year contract.
The Tampa Bay Times reports the deal is worth just over $10 million.
The 27-year-old left-hander went 20-5 with an American League-best 2.56 ERA over 31 starts for the Rays last season.
A three-time All Star, Price has a 61-31 career record with a 3.16 earned run average through 125 games (120 starts) with Tampa Bay.
He has also went 1-3 with a 3.96 ERA and one save in eight career postseason appearances, including three starts.