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Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher David Price delivers to the Kansas City Royals during second inning game six American League Championship Series baseball action in Kansas City, Mo., on Friday, October 23, 2015. It looks like David Price won't be back with the Toronto Blue Jays next season.The Boston Globe is reporting that Price has agreed to a seven-year deal with the Red Sox worth a whopping US$217 million. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

AP source: Boston Red Sox agree to $217 million, 7-year deal with starting pitcher David Price

The Boston Red Sox and ace pitcher David Price have agreed to a deal worth $217 million over seven years, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. Price was acquired by the Blue Jays near the trade deadline last season in a deal with the Detroit Tigers. Toronto gave up left-handed pitching prospects Daniel Norris, Matt Boyd and Jairo Labourt in the trade.