Rockies beef up bullpen by adding veterans Jason Motte, Chad Qualls

Baseball The Rockies added a pair of former closers Tuesday at baseball's winter meetings in Nashville, Tenn.The club announced an agreement on two-year deals with free agent

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s Jason Motte and Chad Qualls. Financial terms were not immediately available. Both are right-handers who have ninth-inning experience in their careers.MORE: Biggest bargains in the free agent bin | Best and worst Hot Stove rumors The #Rockies have agreed to terms on two-year contracts with free agent RHPs Jason Motte and Chad Qualls. pic.twitter.com/gqsAo43Clv— Colorado Rockies (@Rockies) December 8, 2015Motte, 33, appeared in 57 games for the Cubs last season, posting an 8-1 record with a  3.91 ERA and six saves. In 2012 with the Cardinals, Motte saved a career-high 42 games.Qualls, 37, has 74 career saves over 12 seasons. He spent the last two with the Astros, earning 19 saves 2014 and four last season. Qualls posted a 4.38 ERA in 60 appearances.

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