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In case you missed it, pitcher Aaron Harang signed a four-year, $36.5 million deal with the Reds, and Bill Hall agreed to a four-year, $24 million extension with the Brewers.

Harang was tremendous last year, leading the National League with 216 strikeouts and six complete games. He tied for the league lead with 16 wins and posted a solid 3.76 ERA. Although 2006 was by far his most productive season, Harang has posted double-digit wins every year since 2004. He'll likely be among the top-10 NL pitchers off the board in this year's drafts.

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Hall was also very good last year, hitting .270 with 35 homers and 85 RBIs. However, he struck out 162 times (fourth-most in the majors). An advantage for his owners last year was that Hall saw time at second base, shortstop, third base and the outfield. He's expected to be Milwaukee's center fielder in 2007, but his eligibility will likely vary in different leagues.

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