Report Says Manny And Johnny Damon Headed For Tampa Bay

AP source: Damon and Ramirez agree with Rays

By RONALD BLUM
AP Sports Writer
      A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated
Press that Johnny Damon and Manny Ramirez have agreed to one-year
contracts with the Tampa Bay Rays.
      Damon gets $5.25 million and the chance to earn $750,000 in
bonuses based on attendance, the person said. Ramirez gets $2
million.
      The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because the
agreements had not been announced.
      
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