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Thread: If they hit the open market today...

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    Viva la Rolen kaldaniels's Avatar
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    Jul 2005

    If they hit the open market today...

    OK...just a mental exercise here...

    But what if the following guys were available in free agency today...what would they get (dollars/years)? Feel free to post your thoughts on any of our other youngsters.

    Joey Votto
    Jay Bruce
    Edinson Volquez
    Johnny Cueto
    Mike Leake
    Homer Bailey
    and just for fun, Aroldis Chapman

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    The Future is Now Ghosts of 1990's Avatar
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    Re: If they hit the open market today...

    Joey Votto 5 years, $60 million
    Jay Bruce 5 years - $33.5 million
    Edinson Volquez- 2 years w/ option for a third $18 million
    Johnny Cueto - 3 years $9.5 Million
    Mike Leake - 4 years, $25 million (so hard to say after 4 starts)
    Homer Bailey - 4 years $16 million
    and just for fun, Aroldis Chapman - about what we signed him for, maybe a few more years
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    Box of Frogs edabbs44's Avatar
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    Re: If they hit the open market today...

    Votto gets a little more I think. Maybe 5/75, depending on who is bidding on him.

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    Re: If they hit the open market today...

    Votto - 5/$75MM sounds right
    Bruce - 6/$30MM
    Cueto - 4/$28MM
    Volquez - 2/$16MM
    Bailey - 2/$8MM
    Leake - 5/$40MM
    Chapman - 6/$45MM
    Go BLUE!!!

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