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Details on Ben Francisco's contract

Here are details of the contract Phillies rightfielder Ben Francisco agreed to Saturday to avoid arbitration:

Details on Ben Francisco's contract

Here are details of the contract Phillies rightfielder Ben Francisco agreed to Saturday to avoid arbitration:

Base salary: $1,175,000

Performance incentives: $25,000 each for 400, 450 and 500 plate appearances.

Award bonuses: $25,000 for All-Star election or selection, $50,000 for Most Valuable Player (or $25,000 for second or $15,000 for third), $25,000 for LCS MVP, $50,000 for World Series MVP, $25,000 for Gold Glove, $25,000 for Silver Slugger.

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Righthander Kyle Kendrick is the Phillies only other arbitration eligible player. Numbers will be exchanged Tuesday. Hearings begin February 1. Players may sign at any time prior to the hearing.

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