Rangers land SS Seager on $325M, 10-year deal
The Texas Rangers have actually reached an arrangement on a $325 million, 10-year offer with shortstop Corey Seager, according to an individual familiar with the offer.
The individual spoke with The Associated Press on condition of privacy Monday due to the fact that the offer was pending a physical and wasn’t settled.
Seager was the NL MVP in 2020 and a two-time All-Star in his 7 seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers. He struck .306 with 16 homers and 57 RBIs in 95 video games this year, when he broke a finger on his right-hand man after getting struck by a pitch Might 15 and missed out on 2 1/2 months.
The offer for Seager is the greatest in Rangers history, and matches Giancarlo Stanton for the 5th biggest in total worth in baseball. The $325 million tracks just the offers of Mike Trout ($426.5 million), Mookie Betts ($365 million), Fernando Tatis Jr. ($340 million) and Bryce Harper ($330 million).
Seager’s offer with the Rangers came a day after Texas reached an arrangement on a seven-year, $175 million agreement with Gold Glove 2nd baseman Marucus Semien, according an individual familiar with that deal that was likewise pending an effective physical.
Rangers land SS Seager on $325M, 10-year offer initially appeared on NBCSports.com
Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.