Tapia and the Rockies agreed Tuesday on a one-year, $3.95 million contract to avoid arbitration, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

Tapia will receive a $2 million pay raise in his second year of arbitration after he slashed .273/.327/.372 with six home runs, 20 stolen bases, 69 runs and 50 RBI across 533 plate appearances in 2021. With the Rockies bringing aboard Kris Bryant earlier this month and planning to install him as their everyday left fielder, Tapia could move into more of a fourth-outfielder role during the upcoming season.

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