Originally Posted by 5TimeWSChamps
Not sure how I feel about the signing. Adding $11 million in payroll right away on a 32 year old reliever basically ends any additional spending by the team.
Burton looked to have closer's stuff last year, and now he's 5 years away from the closers job now in Cincinnati.
I feel more comfortable having both guys in our bullpen. I liked Burton but Cordero has been pretty good for a long time while Burton just did it half a season.