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Friday, March 11, 2022

Carlos Rodon, Giants Reportedly Agree to 2-Year, $44M Contract in Free Agency

Former White Sox starting pitcher Carlos Rodon has agreed to sign with the San Francisco Giants on a two-year contract worth $44 million, according to ESPN’s Jeff Passan.

The White Sox didn’t give Rodon an $18.4 million qualifying offer prior to the MLB lockout that lasted 99 days, which allowed him to test the open market.

Rodon was named to his first All-Star Game in 2021. He posted a team-best 2.37 ERA with 185 strikeouts in 132.2 innings pitched, tying for the team lead with 13 wins.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: March 11, 2022 at 04:31 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. The Duke Posted: March 11, 2022 at 04:56 PM (#6067441)
The giants are brilliant at these kind of deals. I’m sure we’ll find the Cards came in second place
   2. salvomania Posted: March 11, 2022 at 09:36 PM (#6067495)
Yeah, he was the one SP I was hoping the Cardinals would go after, but those $$$/yr seem too rich for the Cardinals' taste.

They gave $44M to Matz, but for four years.
   3. The Honorable Ardo Posted: March 12, 2022 at 08:59 PM (#6067580)
Why didn't the White Sox extend the QO to Rodon?
   4. Mellow Mouse, Benevolent Space Tyrant Posted: March 13, 2022 at 12:02 PM (#6067612)
Sigh. I wanted to believe the Twins were vaguely interested in competing this year, but obviously (based on their free-agent acquisitions) they are not. Oh well.

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