How the Blue Jays saved more than $90 million

Originally Published: March 2, 2007
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

DUNEDIN, Fla. -- Here's a little factoid we guarantee will inspire you to teach your kids to throw a gyroball:

Know what the price of starting pitching was this winter?

How 'bout 628.925 million bucks.

That, ladies and gentlemen, is what the 2006-07 free-agent starting pitching class -- which wasn't exactly jam-packed with future Hall of Famers -- is going to get paid by the time all those wild and crazy contracts are up.

And that doesn't even ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?