They're already committed to $121 million for 2017 and that doesn't even count:
* Sabathia's vesting option which will cost an extra $20
Beltran (15M) and Teixiera (23M) both come off the books next off season. opposed to 12M this off season. Yankees will have plenty of money available
Terrible overpay signing for Toronto - only way that makes sense is if it's on Canadian dollars.
Ok, but do you realistically think there's a snowball's chance in hell that a Scott Boras client will relinquish the opportunity to hit the open market
Absolutely agree with all of this.
I don't believe for a second that Hal would extend SS next winter when he can just sign a free agent
If Puig wasn't already on the trading block, he probably will be after this....