Rockies, Lindstrom avoid arbitration with deal
The Colorado Rockies and reliever Twitter feed. Terms were not released., acquired from the Houston Astros in December for a pair of minor-leaguers, have agreed to a two-year contract according to the team’s
Lindstrom, who turns 31 next month, was 2-5 with 23 saves and a 4.39 ERA for the Astros in 2010. He was eligible for arbitration for a second time this offseason. The deal buys out his final two years of arbitration and he could be a free agent after the 2012 season, but the deal reportedly includes a club option for 2013.