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Lopez, Miller Get Minor League Deals with Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) -- Veteran pitchers Rodrigo Lopez and Trever Miller have agreed to minor league deals with the Chicago Cubs.

The Cubs made the announcement Monday and said both players were invited to spring training.

Lopez returns to the Cubs after going 6-6 with a 4.42 ERA in 26 games last season. The right-hander made 16 starts for Chicago.

The 38-year-old Miller is 18-17 with 11 saves and a 4.18 ERA in 694 major league appearances. The lefty pitched for the Cardinals, Blue Jays and Red Sox last season.

Also agreeing to minor league deals were catcher, Jason Jaramillo and infielders Alfredo Amezaga, Bobby Scales and Matt Tolbert.

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