Finally a winter of sensible contracts
As of this morning, the Red Sox hadn't sold out every game this spring. John Henry and Larry Lucchino are talking about salary caps (though Lucchino prefers a more elegant term: "payroll zone"). What is going on this winter? In the Boston Globe, Amalie Benjamin:
It was a great time to get a one-year contract. But not much else.
Still, before the Sox reduced contracts to Brad Penny- and John Smoltz- and Rocco Baldelli-sized deals, limited in both money and length, they attempted to ...
Read full story