raiders_umpire wrote:This was pretty much a must sign. I love the fact that the Rays took the go ahead and signed him, along with Longoria signing the deal even at a cheaper price.
Totally agree. There are a lot of MLB players and agents ticked at this deal because he could have made a lot more, but decided not to. When others go to arbitration this will be a number used by the teams to get it lower, especially if they are 3B (Braun, Gordon)
Good job by both sides.