Originally Posted by spawn
Agreed...on both counts.
$14 Million a year for Jimenez? Yikes!
$14m won't buy you what it used to. I'd give Jimenez that much, though I probably wouldn't give him more than three years.
plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
plus NYC parks and Minnesota
plus PNC Park in Pittsburgh
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