David Price Signs 7-Year $217 Million Deal with Red Sox
One of the top two free agents pitchers is off the market. David Price has a seven-year $217 million agreement with the Boston Red Sox, as reported by Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe.
— Pete Abraham (@PeteAbe) December 1, 2015
The deal will have a three year opt out, as reported by Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports.
The is a bit of a surprise destination as the Red Sox were not thought to be willing to go that many years. In the end, Boston finally got their ace.
The Price deal is the largest ever for pitchers, and will tie Miguel Cabrera for highest annual at $31 million.