The deal, which runs through the 2020 season, is the largest awarded to a non-foreign player with less than two years of service time.
Simmons, 24, showed power potential in 2013, when he hit 17 home runs, but he earned the big contract with his defense. He won his first
The person spoke to the Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because completion of the deal was pending a physical.
Capuano, 35, has spent his first nine seasons in the