For the second year in a row, the Orioles negotiated a deal to keep the major league home run champion in Baltimore.
Mark Trumbo's $37.5 million, three-year contract Friday was finalized Friday, a day after the sides reached agreement subject to a successful physical.
He has salaries of $11.5 million this year, $12.5 million in 2018 and $13.5 million in 2919, with $1.5 million annually deferred and payable each Nov. 1 from 2020-22.
Trumbo had a limited no-trade provision, allowing him to list seven teams each year he cannot be traded to without his consent.
Last offseason, the Orioles signed free agent Chris Davis to a $161 million, seven-year contract after he...