Astros, Devenski settle on one-year deal

The Houston Astros and right-hander Chris Devenski avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.525 million contract, according to multiple reports.The deal contains a 2020 team option for $5.625 million.The two sides settled in the middle of their exchanged figures. Devenski was seeking $1.65 million and the Astros offered $1.4 million.