White Sox Interactive Forums
Talking Baseball

Welcome
Go Back   White Sox Interactive Forums > Baseball Discussions > Talking Baseball
Home Chat Stats Register Blogs FAQ Calendar Mark Forums Read


Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #91  
Old 12-09-2019, 04:06 PM
cws05champ cws05champ is offline
WSI Church Elder
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Del Boca Vista, Florida
Posts: 3,696
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by blandman View Post
Strausburg's deal is 7 years, $245 million.

Gerrit Cole's market price has just shot up dramatically.
$35M a year for Strasburg...Woah. Crazy Money.
__________________

H2H1 Champion 2011, 2012
Dynasty Runner up 2012
  #92  
Old 12-09-2019, 04:11 PM
Chez's Avatar
Chez Chez is offline
WSI High Priest
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Clarendon Hills
Posts: 7,276
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by cws05champ View Post
$35M a year for Strasburg...Woah. Crazy Money.
Over $1M per start.
__________________

2019 Sox Attendance Tracker: 9-6
All time Sox Attendance Tracker:

286-247
  #93  
Old 12-09-2019, 05:01 PM
KRS1 KRS1 is offline
WSI Prelate
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 19,766
Default

He’ll be 39 the last year of that deal.
__________________
People are bastard coated bastards with bastard filling
  #94  
Old 12-09-2019, 07:17 PM
blandman blandman is offline
WSI Church Elder
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Chicago
Posts: 4,370
Default

Yes, you pay for non-premium years to get elite guys now.


Do you really believe the Cubs are kicking themselves that they're still paying Jon Lester past his prime?
  #95  
Old 12-10-2019, 01:05 PM
DumpJerry's Avatar
DumpJerry DumpJerry is offline
Tom Feargal Hagen
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: The hearts and minds of Sox fans on 10-26-05
Posts: 28,495
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by blandman View Post
Do you really believe the Cubs are kicking themselves that they're still paying Jon Lester past his prime?
Not for one second. Neither would I, if I was a Cub fan.
__________________


2020....2020.....2020....2020....2020.....
  #96  
Old 12-10-2019, 02:57 PM
blurry blurry is offline
WSI Personality
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 1,128
Default

It wouldn't be an MLB offseason without Boras's mouthpiece claiming there's a mystery team for the biggest free agent https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status...683480064?s=09
  #97  
Old 12-10-2019, 06:20 PM
blurry blurry is offline
WSI Personality
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 1,128
Default

Didi Gregorius to the Phillies for 1 year, $14M
  #98  
Old 12-10-2019, 06:30 PM
blandman blandman is offline
WSI Church Elder
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Chicago
Posts: 4,370
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by blurry View Post
It wouldn't be an MLB offseason without Boras's mouthpiece claiming there's a mystery team for the biggest free agent https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status...683480064?s=09

Maybe it's us.
  #99  
Old 12-10-2019, 07:48 PM
blandman blandman is offline
WSI Church Elder
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Chicago
Posts: 4,370
Default

Other deals today (outside the aforementioned Gregorius deal):


Yan Gomes and Howie Kendrick resign with Nationals.


Giants trade for Zack Cozart (from Angels).


Giants sign Kevin Gausman.
  #100  
Old 12-11-2019, 12:03 AM
Mohoney Mohoney is offline
WSI Prelate
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Palos Hills, IL
Posts: 13,045
Default

Gerrit Cole to the Yankees, 9/$324
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Horsemaster Fred
This is the major leagues so get it how you live and let’s fight tomorrow.
  #101  
Old 12-11-2019, 12:03 AM
WhiteSox5187 WhiteSox5187 is offline
Winner 2016 WSI Preseason Prediction Contest
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Southside
Posts: 16,438
Default

Per multiple reports on Twitter, Cole to the Yankees for 9 years and $324M.
__________________

Go Sox!!!
  #102  
Old 12-11-2019, 12:16 AM
KRS1 KRS1 is offline
WSI Prelate
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 19,766
Default

Holy schnikes
  #103  
Old 12-11-2019, 05:16 AM
Grzegorz Grzegorz is offline
WSI High Priest
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Western Suburbs
Posts: 5,350
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by KRS1 View Post
Holy schnikes
Screw the Yankees.
__________________
“There were a few hard rules, but everybody was unique, and he understood that. George’s great strength was he didn’t overcoach. There’s no place for panic on the mound.” - Jim Palmer on George Bamberger “Arms and the man,” Sports Illustrated, April 19, 2004
  #104  
Old 12-11-2019, 07:58 AM
blurry blurry is offline
WSI Personality
 
Join Date: Apr 2017
Posts: 1,128
Default

9/$324M

That's a lot of scratch.
  #105  
Old 12-11-2019, 08:28 AM
Jollyroger2 Jollyroger2 is offline
WSI Church Elder
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Texas
Posts: 2,171
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by blurry View Post
9/$324M

That's a lot of scratch.
9 years wow. Madness.
Closed Thread


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Forum Jump




All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:00 PM.




Design by: Michelle

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Site-specific editorial/photos Copyright ©2001 - 2008 White Sox Interactive. All rights reserved.