Mel Hall, acquired by the Yankees from Cleveland last spring, stayed with New York when he agreed today to a three-year contract for a guaranteed $3.3 million.
Hall, a 29-year-old outfielder, gets a $300,000 signing bonus and salaries of $1 million in 1990, 1991 and 1992. He can earn about $250,000 each year in performance bonuses.
He batted .260 last season with 17 home runs and 58 RBIs. The Yankees were 15-1 in games in which he homered.
Hall has a .278 career batting average with 88 homers and 408 RBIs in seven-plus seasons.