Tigers decide Pudge worth $13 million for 2008 season

Updated: October 9, 2007, 10:32 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers decided Ivan Rodriguez was worth another $13 million.

The Tigers exercised an option Tuesday on the All-Star catcher's contract, retaining him for a fifth season at a hefty price.

"This was a major decision and yet once the season ended, it became an easy one because we still think he's one of the top catchers overall in the game," Tigers president and general manager Dave Dombrowski said in an interview with The Associated Press.


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