Daniel Descalso

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Cubs, Daniel Descalso Agree On 2-Year Deal

The contract includes a club option for the 2021 season as well.

December 18, 2018 - 11:04 am
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(670 The Score) The Cubs and infielder Daniel Descalso agreed to a two-year contract that includes a club option for the 2021, the team announced Tuesday afternoon.

Descalso, 32, hit .238 with 13 homers, 57 RBIs, a .353 on-base percentage and a .789 OPS in 138 games for the Diamondbacks in 2018. His on-base percentage and OPS were career-best marks. Descalso has a career .240 average and .694 OPS.

Descalso has versatility. He started 48 games at second base and 28 games at third base last season. He also played less frequently at first base and in left field. 

Descalso had been a aprt of five playoff teams, including the 2011 Cardinals that won the World Series.