The Cubs avoided arbitration with Darwin Barney on Thursday by agreeing to terms on a one-year deal worth $2.3 million. The Cubs and Barney had until Feb.
Darwin Barney is looking for a fresh start.
Now that the Masahiro Tanaka sweepstakes is over, the Cubs are focusing on settling their arbitration cases.
Darwin Barney won a Gold Glove in 2012. Not so much in 2013. So what changed?