Zito will make $10 million during '07 season

Updated: January 2, 2007, 8:56 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Pitcher Barry Zito will make a base salary of $10 million from the San Francisco Giants in 2007, then receive raises of $4 million in each of the next two seasons.

Zito, a star left-hander and former AL Cy Young Award winner, agreed last week to a record $126 million, seven-year contract with San Francisco -- the largest contract ever for a pitcher -- that also includes an $18 million club option for 2014 with a $7 million buyout.

He is scheduled to be formally introduced ...

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