Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 11/14/11
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PHOENIX -- Aaron Hill maintained all along that he believed Arizona was the right fit, and now that he will be back for two more years, the Diamondbacks can turn their attention to the back end of the rotation and bullpen help. Hill has agreed to a two-year, 11 million deal that is to be announced pending the results of a physical exam Tuesday, sources said Monday afternoon, a move that keeps the D-backs middle infield in place for the defense of their NL West title. Free agents John McDonald and Willie Bloomquist previously re-signed. With that taken care of, general manager Kevin Towers is expected to turn his offseason attention tokicking the tires ona veteran starting pitcher and acquiring a second left-hander to go with 2011 Rule 5 find Joe Paterson. Hill hit .315 with 12 doubles, two homers and 16 RBIs in 33 games for the D-backs after being acquired from Toronto with John McDonald on Aug. 23 in a deal for Kelly Johnson, and he started every game but one.The D-backs paid Hi...
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