Rotowire: Jan 16 / 7:25a ET
News: Coghlan signed a one-year, $2.505 million contract with the Cubs on Friday to avoid arbitration, Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago reports.
Impact: The former National League Rookie of the Year revived a stalling career in 2014, batting an impressive .283/.352/.452 while collecting nine homers and seven steals. He's slated to serve as the Cubs' starting left fielder during the upcoming campaign, with a spot near the top of the order possibly awaiting him.
StatsLLC: Jan 16 / 12:00a ET
News: Coghlan and the Chicago Cubs have agreed to a one-year contract for $2,505,000 and avoided arbitration.
Impact: Coghlan batted .283 with nine home runs and 41 RBIs in 125 games last year, when he made $950,000. He spent his first five seasons with Miami and was the NL Rookie of the Year in 2009.