Re: Edmonds signs $19 million contract with Cards
Originally Posted by Red in Chicago
i'm sure they don't expect the injury bug to carry over...i mean, who would have thought junior's injuries would have continued after 2001? paying out 19million to a center fielder who will be 37 and 38 years of age, sounds risky to me, but it's the cards, so i hope it doesn't work out...
It's also a 2-year deal. Much less risk, and while $19 million total a lot of money, it's much less than the Griffey deal was.
How, then, are those people of the future—who are taking steroids every day—going to look back on baseball players who used steroids? They're going to look back on them as pioneers. They're going to look back at it and say "So what?" - Bill James, Cooperstown and the 'Roids