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Rays Index Apr 5, 2014

Tailgating With The Rays: Game 6

Playing A Little Pepper… If you missed it earlier, the Rays announced a 2-year extension for Yunel Escobar that could keep him with the club through the 2017 season…Tonight is Wil Myers bobblehead night. It does look like Myers except maybe it needs to look a little more out of […]
Rays Index Apr 5, 2014

Yunel Escobar Signs 2-Year Extension With Rays

The Tampa Bay Rays today announced that Yunel Escobar has signed a 2-year extension worth at least $13 million. An option for a third year would push the total value of the deal to $19 million. The Rays had a $5 million option on Escobar for the 2015 season. Escobar […]
DRaysBay Apr 5, 2014
Rays extend Yunel Escobar on three year deal

Rays extend Yunel Escobar on three year deal

The Rays announced this weekend that they have extended gold-glove candidate short stop Yunel Escobar through 2016 with an option for 2017. Activating the $5M option remaining on his current contract for 2015, the deal then guarantees $8M for 2016, with an option at $7M for 2017 or a $1M buyout. The extension appears to have been originate by Escobar, who personally tracked down Andrew Friedman and expressed interest in the deal. Escobar recently changed agents last week. Escobar really happy about deal, says being with #Rays is "the best thing to ever happen to me in my career." — Joe...
Tampa Bay Times Apr 5, 2014

Rays sign shortstop Yunel Escobar to 2-year extension

The Rays today announced that they have signed shortstop Yunel Escobar to a 2-year extension with a team option.
Rotoworld Apr 5, 2014

Rays ink 2-year, $13M extension with Escobar - Yunel Escobar (SS) Tampa Bay Rays

Rays signed SS Yunel Escobar to a two-year, $13 million contract extension with a club option for 2017.
KFFL Apr 5, 2014

Rays | Yunel Escobar signs extension

The Tampa Bay Rays signed SS Yunel Escobar to a two-year, $13 million extension with ...

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