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Owings, Royals agree to 1-year deal

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KANSAS CITY -- The Royals on Wednesday reached an agreement with utility man Chris Owings on a one-year deal worth $3 million, plus $500,000 in performance bonuses.

Owings, 27, has a .250 lifetime average with the D-backs over six seasons. Last season, he hit .206 with four home runs and 11 stolen bases.

KANSAS CITY -- The Royals on Wednesday reached an agreement with utility man Chris Owings on a one-year deal worth $3 million, plus $500,000 in performance bonuses.

Owings, 27, has a .250 lifetime average with the D-backs over six seasons. Last season, he hit .206 with four home runs and 11 stolen bases.

Owings can play middle infield and outfield.

Jeffrey Flanagan has covered the Royals since 1991, and for MLB.com since 2015. Follow him on Twitter @FlannyMLB.

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