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Starlin Castro Gets His Uniform Dirty (If He Knows What's Good For Him)

Theo Epstein has led the Cubs’ rebuilding efforts, and he locked up a key player to a long-term deal on Saturday.

Prized shortstop Starlin Castro agreed to a seven-year, $60 million deal, covering four years of arbitration and three years of free agency.

The contract also includes a $16 million option for 2020. This helps shore up the Cubs promising infield for the long-term, as second baseman Darwin Barney and first baseman Anthony Rizzo have also shown great potential.

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