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White Sox avoid arbitration with Avisail Garcia, Zach Putnam

Avisail Garcia hit 13 home runs in his first full season with the White Sox in 2015. AP

The White Sox agreed to terms on one-year contracts with outfielder Avisail Garcia ($2.1 million) and right-hander Zach Putnam ($975,000) Friday, avoiding arbitration. The Sox came to terms with their other two arbitration-eligibles, infielder Brett Lawrie ($4.1 million) and left-hander Dan Jennings ($810,000), on Thursday.

Garcia, 24, batted .257 with 13 homers, 17 doubles, and 59 RBI during his first full season in 2015.

Putnam, 28, went 3-3 with a 4.07 ERA and 64 strikeouts over 48 2/3 innings last season, his second with the Sox. He allowed just 19.0 percent of inherited baserunners to score.