The Thieving Bastards: Baseball’s All-Time Worst Contract Team

A sample, starting at third base, Bobby Bonilla.

Third Base: Bobby Bonilla – Team Captain
Team: New York Mets
Contract: $1.19M/year from 2011 to 2035
No, you’re not reading that wrong. When Bonilla was released by the Mets, he was due $5.9M. Instead, the Mets agreed to pay him the above sum for the above length of time. You can’t make this kind of stuff up.

Only 2 Detroit Tigers on here…now if this was football……

Big contract, little reward

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One Response to “The Thieving Bastards: Baseball’s All-Time Worst Contract Team”

  1. Ben K Says:

    Albert Belle’s Orioles contract my favorite on the list.

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