Re: should Bruce be given a long term contract like Votto
Originally Posted by PuffyPig
If he wants to extend the $13M for a number of more years, why not? Even $15M is likely a bargain by then. But with 5 years to go, he'd have to take a discount to get an extension now. If Bruce gets to the next level, he'll be worth quite a bit more than his current contract.
But I really like to hear he likes to play here.
This. I wouldn't even hesitate to extend him further. His age and his production...he'll most likely be a huge bargain once he hits his prime.
Pitching and defense...anything else is gravy. Mmmm...gravy.