Friday was a busy day around Major League Baseball as front offices agreed to 2018 salaries with their arbitration-eligible players prior to the 1 p.m. ET deadline. While the players agreeing to deals were already under team control for this season, the deadline was set in order to determine their salary. For those who did […]
Toronto – Third baseman Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays agreed to a $23 million contract, the largest one-year deal for an arbitration-eligible player. The 32-year-old, a three-time All-Star, topped the $21,625,000, one-year deal covering 2018 agreed to last May by outfielder Bryce Harper and
Many young MLB players got big raises Friday, which was the deadline to settle on salaries before an arbitrator steps in.
With the Toronto Blue Jays and Josh Donaldson reportedly agreeing to a record-setting arbitration deal for 2018, the star third baseman once again admitted he’d love to stay with the team long term, but understands his tenure north of the border could also come to an end as early as this season. “I could be […]
The Blue Jays and third baseman Josh Donaldson have agreed to a $23 million contract for next season to avoid arbitration, according to multiple reports. Sportsnet’s Shi Davidi was first to report the news. Subscribe to ►► http://po.st/SubscribeSI Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates on your favorite team and players. Want to […]
Josh Donaldson’s 2018 salary is a record for a player in arbitration, surpassing Bryce Harper.
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The deadline for major-league teams to exchange salary figures with arbitration-eligible players is Friday at 1 p.m. ET. With the deadline looming, a number of players and teams have already agreed on salaries for the 2018 season, though more than 100 players still remain without. Friday's deadline is the cutoff for each side to establish […]
The Toronto Blue Jays' front office has rejected the notion that it's shopping superstar Josh Donaldson, and word on the street matches up, as a source told Jon Morosi of MLB Network that the team isn't engaged in active trade talks involving Donaldson. In December, the St. Louis Cardinals were said to be continuing to […]
The St. Louis Cardinals appear to be facing a tough decision as they look to rebound from a disappointing third-place finish in the NL Central: Manny Machado or Josh Donaldson? Both are among the best third baseman – and players – in all of baseball. One is a former MVP, the other a rising star. […]
The Blue Jays continue to insist that they are not shopping star third baseman Josh Donaldson, but that hasn’t stopped other teams from calling.
The St. Louis Cardinals know what they want, and it appears they’re going to keep asking the Toronto Blue Jays for it. St. Louis is continuing its pursuit of 2015 American League MVP Josh Donaldson, sources told The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal. However, the Blue Jays remain disinclined to move their star third baseman because they […]