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Howard agrees to $125 million extension

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Ryan Howard preferred securing his future in Philadelphia to testing free agency in two years -- and boy is he getting his pay day.

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The slugging first baseman agreed to a $125 million, five-year contract extension Monday that could keep him with the Phillies until 2017.

Howard's teammates wasted no time hitting him up for favors, either.

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