Swisher agrees to 5-year, $26.75M deal with Athletics
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Nick Swisher and the Oakland Athletics agreed Friday on a $26.75 million, five-year contract that also includes a one-year club option for 2012.
Swisher is hitting .280 with six home runs and 17 RBIs.
The 26-year-old Swisher hit .254 with 35 home runs and 95 RBIs
last season in helping the A's reach the AL championship series. He
became the first player in Oakland history to start at least 70
games in two different positions in ...
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