Posts tagged "millions of dollars"

Alexei Ramirez gets a contract extension; this is a good thing

Alexei Ramirez gets a contract extension; this is a good thing
“MMMMOOOOONNNNNEEEEEEEEEEEEYYYYYYYYYY!” Alexei Ramirez went up and became the best shortstop in the AL in 2010, but he’s been one of the best values in baseball for the last three seasons thanks to the 4-year, $4.4 million contract he signed coming out of Cuba.  At the time, Alexei dug the guaranteed years and money–and probably was... Read more »

White Sox get rid of Scott Linebrink, and an angel gets its wings

White Sox get rid of Scott Linebrink, and an angel gets its wings
There’s a temptation when your least favorite player of the past few years is traded away–in a trade that seems to be made purely for the sake of getting rid of him–to kinda…go nuts.And I did.  You know, the whole bit…screaming, crying, hugging people I don’t know…which is really bad because I work in a... Read more »