Re: Carmona signs 7 year deal
Originally Posted by dabvu2498
That's not bad. Nice touch with the built-in club options. Pretty creative.
Tampa Bay pioneered this concept with James Shields and I think it is brilliant. It is certainly worth the risk with Carmona to only guarantee 3 years of $15 million...
Could we be looking at a similar deal given to Cueto, Volquez, and or Bruce? I think a lot of teams and players would jump at this kind of deal.
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