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Phillies clear arbitration slate, ink Revere, Brown

Outfielders sign one-year contracts, receive substantial raises
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PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies agreed to terms with outfielders Ben Revere and Domonic Brown on one-year contracts Friday, avoiding salary arbitration hearings for 2015.

Revere will earn $4.1 million after making a base salary of $1.95 million in 2014. Brown, eligible for arbitration for the first time in his career, will earn $2.5 million after receiving $550,000 last year.

PHILADELPHIA -- The Phillies agreed to terms with outfielders Ben Revere and Domonic Brown on one-year contracts Friday, avoiding salary arbitration hearings for 2015.

Revere will earn $4.1 million after making a base salary of $1.95 million in 2014. Brown, eligible for arbitration for the first time in his career, will earn $2.5 million after receiving $550,000 last year.

Revere finished tied for first in the National League with 184 hits last season and was fifth with a .306 average. He also led the Phillies with 49 stolen bases. Brown hit .235 with 10 home runs, 22 doubles and 63 RBIs over 144 games last year.

Video: PHI@SD: Brown smashes a solo home run to right field

The Phillies previously avoided salary arbitration with left-hander Cesar Jimenez, agreeing in October to a one-year contract for the 2015 season.

Austin Laymance is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @jalaymance.

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