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Sunday, February 09, 2020

Benintendi, Red Sox agree to $10 million, two-year deal

BOSTON (AP) — Outfielder Andrew Benintendi and the Boston Red Sox avoided arbitration by agreeing to a $10 million, two-year contract on Saturday.

He will earn $3.4 million this year and $6.6 million in 2021.

The 25-year-old hit .277 with 51 homers and 259 RBIs in his first three-plus seasons in the major leagues. In 2018, he led all players with 15 runs in the postseason while helping the Red Sox win the World Series. His game-ending catch in Game 4 of the ALCS was The Associated Press “Play of the Year.”

So, how long before their effort to trade him becomes something rather embarrassing?

 

QLE Posted: February 09, 2020 at 01:07 AM | 6 comment(s)
  Beats: andrew benintendi, contracts, red sox

 

 

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