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01-24-2012, 04:59 PM
Nasty Nazem
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Originally Posted by darko View Post
Fielder become only the 3rd player ever with a 200 mill + contract joining A-Rod and Pujols. Fielder isn't worth that type of money (neither is A-Rod). Just a hunch but that contract probably becomes an albatross half way through. Good on Detroit for doing it, they have the pieces in place to win it all.
That's sad. Great player and all but the 3rd player ever to get 200M+? That's crazy but I gotta hand it to Boras. Sold Prince well and got what he wanted even when the market wasn't big for him.

Seems like Detroit made somewhat of a desperation move after losing V-Mart as they didn't seem to be in on Pujols.

I'm looking forward to next year's FA and hoping the pitchers hit the market because I really really really want Hamels.

EDIT: were they even on Reyes or Wilson?

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