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Contract details for Sabathia and Burnett

Posted by: Peter Abraham - Posted in Misc on Dec 19, 2008 Print This Post Print This Post | Email This Post Email This Post

Via the Associated Press, here are the contract details for the new starters:

CC Sabathia
2009 salary: $14 million.

Signing bonus: $9 million to be paid in $3 million installments on Dec. 31, March 1 and July 31.

2010-15 salaries: $23 million.

Perks: Suite on road trips, no-trade clause, salary to be paid in semimonthly installments all year. Most players draw their salary during the regular season.

Opt-out clause: After 2011 season.

A.J. Burnett
2009-13 salaries: $16.5 million.

Perks: No-trade clause.




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