Cubs Talking Contract with John Grabow

According to a report from Bruce Levine, the Cubs are trying to lock-up John Grabow to a multi-year contract before the lefty reliever hits free agency. The Cubs and Grabow’s agent, Paul Kinzer, are discussing a two-year deal worth between $6.5 million and $7.5 million … that could include incentives based on games finished. Grabow would like a third-year vesting option added to the deal.

Bruce Levine reported John Grabow could serve as the Cubs’ lefty set-up man and a back-up to closer Carlos Marmol.

According to Levine’s report, Kevin Gregg and Rich Harden appear to be headed toward declaring free-agency “neither is expected back with Cubs.

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