Found January 10, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
Right-hander Chris Resop and the Oakland A's agreed to a one-year, $1.35 million deal, avoiding arbitration. Resop was acquired from the Pittsburgh Pirates in November in exchange for minor league right-hander Zach Thornton. He could be a key member of Oakland's bullpen, particularly with right-hander Jim Miller recently claimed off waivers by the Yankees. Resop, 30, also provides a little extra experience for a relief corps that featured two rookies, Sean Doolittle and Ryan Cook, prominently last season. Resop has pitched in a combined 137 games the past two seasons. In 2012, he went 1-4 with one save and a 3.91 ERA in 61 appearances. He had a $850,000 salary. In a seven-year career, Resop has pitched for the Florida Marlins, Los Angeles Angels, Atlanta Braves and Pittsburgh.

Right-hander Resop reaches one-year deal with A's

Right-hander Chris Resop has agreed to a $1.35 million, one-year contract with the Oakland Athletics. The team announced the deal Thursday. Resop joined the AL West champion A's in a Nov. 30 trade with Pittsburgh, sending minor league right-hander Zach Thornton to the Pirates. Resop went 1-4 with one save and a 3.91 ERA in 61 relief appearances with Pittsburgh last year. He...

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