Re: What would it take to get Justin Upton?
Originally Posted by PuffyPig
That's a ton of money to add. CarGo, Fowler, Broxton and Madson add probably close to $30M to the payroll, and CarGo is still relatively cheap with huge increases coming.
And that's assuming Colorado would even do that trade.
That big new TV contract for MLB and locally for the Reds, including increased ticket prices, increased season ticket sales, and overall increased attendance will pay for that $30M.
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