Re: Jocketty: Rolen will not be attending Reds' camp
Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine
From Joel Sherman of the New York Post:
#Dodgers #Reds both offered Rolen $4M, turned down. I have been told Rolen remains open to play but only for guaranteed $ (con) #Yankees
Can't imagine #Yankees giving Rolen guaranteed $ or play time so don't see match with NYY
Things is, we don't know that Rolen turned down the Reds and Dodgers offers because of the money. He might have been fine with the money, but wanted guaranteed playing time. Terrible job of reporting, imo.
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