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Revere, Phils avoid arbitration with one-year deal

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PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies announced Friday that they have avoided salary arbitration with center fielder Ben Revere.

The parties agreed to a one-year, $1.95 million contract, which includes award bonuses. Revere originally requested $2.425 million, while the Phillies offered $1.4 million.

The Phillies recently avoided arbitration with right-hander Kyle Kendrick, left-hander Antonio Bastardo and outfielder John Mayberry Jr.

All of their players eligible for salary arbitration have been signed.

Todd Zolecki is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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