From the Wire … Cubs Sign Jorge Soler

According to reports from Joel Sherman and Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs have agreed to terms on a contract with 20-year old outfielder Jorge Soler.

Updated 1:51pm CDT – According to Jon Heyman, the Cubs have agreed to a nine-year, $30 million contract with Jorge Soler.

Updated 2:17pm CDT – According to Comcast SportsNet, Soler’s contract is a Major League deal. The Cubs will have to create a spot on the 40-man roster before announcing they have signed Jorge Soler.

Will update as information is made available.

Updated 1:35pm CDT – Bruce Miles and Jon Heyman have confirmed early reports that the Cubs won the bidding for Jorge Soler. Terms of the contract have not been released.

Updated 1:40pm CDT – According to Jon Heyman, the contract is around $30 million. Nothing on the length.

Updated1:42pm CDT – According to Jon Heyman, Soler’s deal is for nine years in the $30 million range.

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