Re: Jeter demanding 6 years - $150 million
Originally Posted by Eric_the_Red
The fact that the Yankees are balking at perhaps overpaying the face of their current franchise and an all-time Yankee legend, while at the same time they are signing AJ Burnett's insane paychecks, is laughable. Maybe $15 mil is what Jeter is worth on the field, but I have to think what he means to the team/fans/city/history is worth something too. Not $25 mil per, but maybe they meet in the middle around $19-20 mil per.
The Yankees don't remember success with faces and jersey numbers. They remember success with World Series rings.
That hit was plenty fair. Atleast by a quarter of an inch.