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Reports: St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Heyward to sign with Cubs

St. Louis Cardinals' Jason Heyward (22) tries to make a play on a ball hit by Chicago Cubs' Dexter Fowler during the seventh inning of Game 2 in baseball's National League Division Series Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, in St. Louis. AP Photo/Charles Rex Arboga St. Louis Cardinals' Jason Heyward (22) tries to make a play on a ball hit by Chicago Cubs' Dexter Fowler during the seventh inning of Game 2 in baseball's National League Division Series Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, in St. Louis. AP Photo/Charles Rex Arboga
ST. LOUIS (KFVS) -

St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Jason Heyward agrees to sign with the Chicago Cubs, according to a report from CBS Sports.

The 26-year-old was a free agent agreed to a $184 million, eight-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.

The Cardinals and Nationals also reportedly made offers to Heyward. 

Heyward was asking for a contract offer that would exceed any the Cardinals have given out before, according to MLB.com.

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