View Single Post
  #122  
Old 10-03-2012, 03:31 PM
MtGrnwdSoxFan MtGrnwdSoxFan is offline
WSI Church Elder
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Mount Greenwood. No, really?
Posts: 3,974
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by LITTLE NELL View Post
Only time will tell.
How does a buyout work, if the Sox don't pick up Jake's option and another team signs him do the Sox still have to pay the 4 million buyout?
The Sox can either pick up his option and pay him the amount of the contract and keep him for the duration, or they can buy out the contract, after which he becomes a FA.

So, it's basically like an "early termination fee".
__________________
2015 Attendance Record: 0-1

Last Game: L vs. BAL 9-1
Next Game: Who knows, and frankly who cares
Nacho Helmet Count: 1

- 2011 WSI H2H2 Keeper League Runner-up (Relatively Decent)
Reply With Quote