O's strike deal with Machado, 3 others

Britton, Matusz exchange arbitration figures with club as deadline passes

O's strike deal with Machado, 3 others

BALTIMORE -- The Orioles avoided arbitration with Manny Machado, Chris Tillman, Ryan Flaherty and Miguel Gonzalez by agreeing to 2016 contracts on Friday, an industry source confirmed.

Flaherty will make $1.5 million after making $1.075 million last year. Tillman will get a raise from $4.315 million to $6.225 million, according to MLB Network's Jon Heyman, which also includes awards and incentives.

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Gonzalez will make $5.1 million in 2016, up from $3.275 million last season. 

Machado will make the biggest jump, up to $5 million plus incentives following a career-best season in 2015. Machado made $548,000 last year.

The O's have yet to agree to terms with Zach Britton and Brian Matusz. Britton asked for $7.9 million, while the club countered with $5.6 million. Baltimore offered Matusz $3.5 million, while the lefty asked for $4.4 million.

Brittany Ghiroli is a reporter for MLB.com. Read her blog, Britt's Bird Watch, follow her on Facebook and Twitter @britt_ghiroli, and listen to her podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.