From the Wire … Nady Agrees to Terms with the Cubs and Ben Sheets to the A’s

According to a tweet from Tim Brown at Yahoo Sports, the Cubs have agreed to a one-year deal with Xavier Nady … pending a physical.

XM Radio reported Ben Sheets has agreed to a one-year deal with the Oakland A’s worth $8 million.

Updated – 12:02pm CST – Ken Rosenthal confirmed the Nady deal with the Cubs.

Updated – 12:35pm CSTAccording to a report from Bruce Levine, the Cubs and Xavier Nady have agreed to a one-year contract pending a physical.

Updated – 12:55pm CSTAccording to a tweet from Jon Heyman, Xavier Nady will make $3.3 million in base salary with a chance to earn another $2 million based on games played.

Will Update …

Updated – 12:17pm CST – According to a tweet from Ken Rosenthal, Nady deal “is not a forgone conclusion.” Coming off second Tommy John Surgery, physical will not be a formality.

Stay tuned … Nady appears to have agreed, but it is not official.

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