Originally Posted by camisadelgolf
That's pretty optimistic for Ludwick. He's 34 years old and OPSed over .775 for the first time since 2008. Plus I think we all know GABP had a lot to do with that. I could see him getting a 2-year deal with an option, but there's no way he's getting a 4-year deal imho.
Wishful thinking. Ludwick had a great year. He out-hit a good 75%or more of his peers. Guys like Ibanez, Ross, Werth and Carlos Lee are still getting paychecks and playing time.
Dude is going to get paid by someone. He'd be foolish not to cash in. My estimates will wind up being conservative.