page contents

Friday Sports in Brief


NEW YORK (AP) — AL MVP Mookie Betts, NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and major league home run champion Khris Davis reached high-priced one-year deals to avoid salary arbitration, while slugger Nolan Arenado and pitchers Gerrit Cole, Luis Severino and Aaron Nola were among 15 players still on track for hearings.

Betts and the World Series champion Boston Red Sox agreed to a $ 20 million, one-year contract on Friday, a $ 9.5 million raise that topped pitcher Max Scherzer’s $ 8.8 million hike from Detroit in 2014.

Betts’ standar…
FOX Sports Digital

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.