Will Yoder
Thursday February 16th, 2012

Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Casey McGehee has avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year-deal, according to a tweet from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

 [tweet https://twitter.com/Pirates/status/170163188015448064 align='center']

Both sides agreed to a $2.5 million dollar deal, which was a little less than McGehee’s original asking price.

Last season McGehee hit .223 with 67 RBIs and 13 home runs. Throughout his career he has hit .265, with 242 RBIs, and 52 home runs.

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