… or Addison Russell, or Justin Grimm.
The deadline to sign players before arbitration figures were exchanged was noon Friday.
There’s been no word at all about Bryant and Russell; the Grimm non-signing was noted by several writers on Twitter.
In my previous estimates of 2018 salaries for those three players, I had Bryant at $9 million, Russell at $2.5 million and Grimm also at $2.5 million. Bryant and Russell are both clients of Scott Boras, so their non-signing isn’t probably a surprise to you.
As noted in the quote above, the record for a first-year arbitration signing was set by Ryan Howard of the Phillies, who received that $10 million in an arb hearing in 2008. It’s possible that Boras …Read the Rest
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