From the AP:

The Cincinnati Reds on Monday avoided arbitration with David Ross, signing the catcher to a two-year contract.

Financial terms were not disclosed.

And from the “is anyone surprised” department…

The Reds on Monday also signed righthander Paul Wilson to a minor league contract.

Update from

The Reds and catcher David Ross avoided arbitration Monday when they agreed to a two-year contract through 2008 with a club option for 2009.