View Full Version : Cardinals and Isringhausen nearing three-year deal

02-25-2005, 11:03 PM
Latest News Feb. 25, 2005 - 8:05 pm et

The Cardinals and Jason Isringhausen are close to terms on a new three-year, $25.25 million contract.
The old contract, which called for Izzy to make $9.25 million this year and included an $8 million option for 2006, will be ripped up. In exchange for taking a $2.25 million reduction this year, Isringhausen will get $8.75 million in both 2006 and 2007. Also included is an $8 million option for 2008 with a $1.25 million buyout.

Source: cardinals.mlb.com (http://mlb.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/mlb/news/mlb_news.jsp?ymd=20050225&content_id=950812&vkey=news_mlb&fext=.jsp)