Pedro gets hotel suite on road trips
Pedro Martinez got a really suite deal from the New York Mets.
The pitcher will receive a luxury suite at Shea Stadium for every home game and a hotel suite on all road trips, according to terms of his contract obtained Saturday by The Associated Press.
Martinez's $53 million, four-year deal, which was finalized
Wednesday, calls for him to get a $3.5 million signing bonus that
is payable through July 2007. He gets salaries of $10 million in
2005, $14 million in 2006, $14 million ...
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