Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
I forgot to mention this earlier, but I read a few days ago on a Mets blog that Guillon turned down $1.2 million from the Mets. Freddie said Guillon took less money to sign with the Reds so my best guess would be he signed with the Reds for around $1 million. If so, that would push the Reds total of money spent on six figure bonuses to up around the $6.7 million mark, which would be nearly $2 million more than anyone else.
I forget where I read it, but I think Guillon wanted to come to the Reds because he's good friends with Yorman Rodriguez.