Bargain Bin: Diving into Baseball’s Best Contracts

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Everyone always talks about the terrible contracts handed out in baseball. The trend towards these long-term deals have brought this talk about – and for good reason. There are clearly some really bad contracts around the league. Some awful investments that have set teams back and diminished their flexibility. Usually the blame falls onto the GM for his poor decision making. But when a GM makes a good deal no one really mentions it. So, let’s take a look at each teams best – or team friendliest – contract.

Note: All contract information was obtained from and all one-year arbitration/rookie contracts were excluded.

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