Orioles' Jones inks 6-year, $85.5 million contract


BALTIMORE (AP) — Even though Adam Jones isn't from Baltimore, he's making sure it'll be home for a while longer. Jones signed a six-year, $85.5 million contract with the Orioles on Sunday, ensuring that the 26-year-old center fielder will be with the

Last Friday, I wrote that if Adam Jones sustains his performance all year, he could be looking at a contract extension in the range of $120 to $140 million by selling himself as Matt Kemp Lite. Today, the Orioles are rumored to

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones has $85.5 million reasons to have a little more spring in his step in Sunday's series finale against the Kansas City Royals at Camden Yards, with the franchise scheduling a news conference for 11:30 am ET to

Meanwhile, center fielder Adam Jones is putting up MVP-caliber numbers. So with the 26-year-old set to hit arbitration one last time this offseason and then free agency after 2013, it's only natural for both sides to talk extension.

Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones has $85.5 million reasons to have a little more spring in his step in Sunday's series finale against the Kansas City Royals at Camden Yards, with the franchise scheduling a news conference for 11:30 am ET to

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