The deal also includes club options for 2007 and 2008.
Marte, 29, went 4-2 with a 1.58 ERA and 11 saves in 71 appearances
last season. The left-hander was fifth among AL relievers with 87 strikeouts and allowed just 50 hits and 34
walks in a career-high 79 2/3 innings.
"Damaso has emerged as one of the best left-handed relief
pitchers in baseball and has excelled in a variety of roles
within our bullpen over the past two seasons," White Sox general
manager Ken Williams said.
Cincinnati Reds: The Reds honored former owner Marge Schott by flying their team pennant at half-staff and holding a moment of silence before an intrasquad game Wednesday.
Schott, 75, died Tuesday at a hospital in Cincinnati after a three-week stay for breathing problems. Team captain Barry Larkin said he will represent the club at her funeral on Saturday.
Schott's 15-year tenure as owner included a World Series championship in 1990 and suspensions for inflammatory comments. She used racial slurs and repeatedly praised Hitler as being "good in the beginning."
"She'll be remembered basically as the first lady of baseball," Hall of Fame catcher Johnny Bench said Wednesday. "We tend to remember the negative things, but the thing we need to remember is that she was an ardent fan, a passionate owner and a championship winner."
Everett, 27, batted .256 with eight homers and 51 RBI in 128 games last season. A superb defensive player, he committed 17 errors in 2003.
Ensberg, 28, hit .291 with 25 homers and 60 RBI in 127 games last season. He made just nine errors.
Lidge, 27, emerged as one of the best right-handed setup men in the league in 2003. He was 6-3 with a 3.60 ERA in 78 games, striking out 97 in 85 innings.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Lopez, who was 7-10 with a 5.82 ERA in 26 starts last season, made $325,000 in 2003.
Julio was 0-7 with a 4.38 ERA last season but converted 36 of 44 save opportunities.
Financial terms were not disclosed. The Tigers on Wednesday also renewed the contract of first baseman Carlos Pena for the 2004 season.
Bonderman, 21, went 6-19 with a 5.56 ERA in 33 games, including
26 starts, for the Tigers last season. Pena, 25, hit .248 with 18 homers and 50 RBI in 131 games last
Munson, the third overall pick in the 1999 draft, had 18 homers
and 50 RBI in 99 games, but made 19 errors. He missed the last
six weeks with a broken left thumb.
Lackey was 10-16 with a 4.63 ERA last season, his first full one in the majors.
Information from SportsTicker and The Associated Press was used in this report.