David Ortiz wants to finish his career with the Boston Red Sox, and he’s happy his new contract extension all-but assures he’ll be able to do that.
Between his MVP-caliber play and his status as a Boston sports icon, the designated hitter is now guaranteed to be a Red Sox for life – but is the contract extension (essentially a severance package) good business? Zo & Flynn discuss.
The deal is worth $16 million and will keep the slugger in Boston through the end of the 2015 season. The extension also includes options for 2016 and 2017.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Friday, March 21.
David Ortiz is nearing that extension he’s campaigned for.
Just 10 days away from Opening Day and the rival New York Yankees are already uncertain about the health of their $153 million dollar man.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Friday, March 14.
Dan Roche passes along a few quick notes with opening day right around the corner.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Tuesday, March 4.
Who will take over for Jacoby Ellsbury atop the Red Sox lineup? The Boston Herald’s Scott Lauber joined The Adam Jones Show to discuss.