Monthly Archives: September 2013

Masahiro Tanaka: 25-year Japanese Starting Pitcher worth $90-100 million to any MLB club?

The business of baseball has evolved significantly over the past 35 years. As the free agent market grew more expensive, with ownerships setting aside first $3-5 million (the price of a smallish mansion) for entire player’s contract in 1978, to … Continue reading

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Cubs 2014 Manager: Joe Girardi, if the PRICE is RIGHT

Note to Cubs MGMT Team: Joe Girardi and his resume is EXACTLY what the Cubs need. As Ken Rosenthal quipped in this report: You met Kim when you both were at Northwestern. You were the Cubs’ fifth round-pick in 1986 … Continue reading

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