Although 45 million would have gotten us 4 years a couple of years ago, I really like this deal.
With these additions, we have a good shot
Jack Zduriencik is trying to save his job and I would be very surprise if they didn't intend to go for both. Look at their lineup, adding only Cano won't
Oh, I completely agree that they definitely could have gotten both without a problem. Whether or not they would have is an entirely different story.
Maybe in a couple of years, when Seattle is still floundering we can take Robbie off their hands providing they eat a portion of the contract.
The Mariners definitely can go for both. Last year their payroll was close to $85M. With the addition of Cano, their payroll sits at around $60M. Even
Well, yes and no...
The only other report I saw about an offer to Ellsbury was that the Red Sox were standing firm on five