Originally Posted by kobo
Except that it's already been speculated he will get that much. Ken Rosenthal a week or 2 ago stated he thinks Ellsbury could get $20 million a year. Seattle is reportedly very high on him and Rosenthal said he thinks they are going to sign him to a 6-7 year deal at $21 million per.
Wow. That's ludicrous. Ellsbury isn't the type you build a lineup around...If this is true, at this rate half the league will be making 20 mil/year before long.