Found January 16, 2013 on Bronx Pinstripes:
PLAYERS: Phil Hughes
TEAMS: New York Yankees
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The Yankees and Phil Hughes have avoided salary arbitration by agreeing on a one-year contract, according to Chad Jennings of the Journal News. Terms of the contract were not disclosed, but it will definitely be a raise from last year’s $3.2 million. In 2012, Hughes went 16-13 with a 4.23 ERA in 32 starts, while throwing a career high 191 1/3 innings; this was Hughes’ final year of arbitration eligibility. Hughes will be hoping to have a big year in 2013, as he will be a free agent at season’s end. Look for him to possibly finally have that breakout year many have been predicting.
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  • If it's a one year contract I expect him to have a good season, maybe even a 20 win season, cause he will be pitching for that next contract.
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