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Friday, February 15, 2019

Nightengale: Trevor Bauer’s radical idea on MLB contracts could benefit everyone

As free agents have struggled to land long-term deals over the past two winters, the 28-year-old believes that signing only one-year contracts would make him affordable to all 30 teams, even with an annual price tag of at least $35 million.

“I’ll go year-to-year my entire career,” said Bauer, who is scheduled to become a free agent after the 2020 season. “Why would you lock yourself in a situation that may not make you happy? I think that’s highly inefficient. Everybody is afraid of risk. Everyone is scared.

shoewizard Posted: February 15, 2019 at 04:41 PM | 13 comment(s)
  Beats: cleveland indians, free agency, trevor bauer

Friday, December 07, 2018

Cleveland extends Carrasco

On Thursday, the Indians announced that they’ve signed Carrasco to a contract extension that will run through the 2022 season—i.e., his age-35 season.


 

 

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