11/30 Cubs sign David DeJesus
The Cubs and outfielder David DeJesus agreed to terms on a two-year contract with a club option for 2014. The team announced the deal Wednesday. DeJesus, who turns 32 next month, joins the Cubs after all or part of nine Major League seasons with the Royals (2003-2010) and Athletics (2011), posting a career .284 batting average with 207 doubles, 50 triples, 71 home runs, 436 RBIs and a .356 on-base percentage in 1,007 big league contests. He has averaged 33 doubles, eight triples, 11 home runs and 70 RBIs per 162 games in his career. He’s primarily played the corner outfield positions the last three seasons.
– Carrie Muskat