Thread: MLB Free Agents
View Single Post
      02-28-2019, 04:19 PM   #37
No Boost
less is more
No Boost's Avatar

Drives: 987 CS
Join Date: Oct 2016
Location: Chester County, PA

iTrader: (0)

Originally Posted by RickFLM4 View Post
Harper gets $330M over 13 years. That's a really long commitment but I actually like the deal better for the Phillies than the Machado deal for the Padres. Lower annual value and no re-negotiating in a few years if he plays really well since there is no opt out. (Plus I wouldn't want Machado...)
"Only" $25M per year allows flexibility for future FAs. Ownership has their eye on a certain center fielder on the west coast who may become available after '20 season.
6MT|black on black|sport chrono|manual sport seats|SOUL exhaust and headers|Softronic tune|Numeric Racing SSK|KW V1|Apex 18" forged

Flat 6 Innovations 3.8L Stage II Track Performer engine being built