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Posted: Wednesday November 2, 2011 6:33PM ; Updated: Thursday November 3, 2011 5:54PM

Wang agrees to deal with Nationals

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Chien-Ming Wang and the Nationals agreed in principal to a one-year contract

Wang made 11 starts for Washington in '11 after recovering from shoulder surgery

By Jon Heyman, SI.com

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Chien-Ming Wang went 4-3 with 25 strikeouts and 13 walks last season for the Nationals.
Chien-Ming Wang went 4-3 with 25 strikeouts and 13 walks last season for the Nationals.
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Chien-Ming Wang, has agreed in principal to a one-year contract with the Washington Nationals, SI.com has learned.

Pending a physical, the deal will pay Wang $4 million in 2012.

The right-hander, who spent the better part of two years recovering from shoulder surgery, made 11 starts for the Nationals last season, going 4-3 with a 4.04 ERA, 25 strikeouts and 13 walks.

Wang is currently in Taiwan, pitching for the Chinese Taipei national team.

 
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