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Astros, George Springer avoid arbitration with one-year, $21M deal

12 days ago   |   By Yardbarker

The Astros and center fielder George Springer have agreed to terms on a one-year contract worth $21M, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports. The Excel Sports client had filed for a $22.5M salary against the Astros' offer of $17.5M (as shown in MLBTR's 2020 Arbitration Tracker), so his deal will check in north of the $20M midpoint between those two figures. These days, it's atypical to see a team and a player settle on a one-year arrangement after figures have been exchanged. Most clubs prefer the so-called “file and trial” approach - essentially halting negotiations on anything other than a...
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Astros, George Springer agree on $21 million contract for 2020, report says

12 days ago   |   By CBSSports

Houston is currently operating without a GM in the wake of sign-stealing penalties
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Report: George Springer, Astros Agree on $21M Contract for 2020 Season

12 days ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The Houston Astros and outfielder George Springer reportedly reached an agreement Thursday on a one-year, $21 million contract for the 2020 season to avoid an arbitration hearing...
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Report: Astros, Springer avoid arbitration with 1-year, $21M deal

12 days ago   |   By TheScore

The Houston Astros and three-time All-Star outfielder George Springer avoided arbitration on a one-year, $21-million deal, according to Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. The Astros and Springer were reportedly separated by $5 million in their pending arbitration case, with the outfielder requesting a $22.5-million salary. The deal includes incentives related to awards earned, Feinsand adds. Springer, 30, is in his third and final year of arbitration eligibility and will hit free agency for the first time in his career following the 2020 World Series. In 2019, the two-time Silver Slugger and former...
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Astros, George Springer Avoid Arbitration

12 days ago   |   By MLB Trade Rumors

The Astros and center fielder George Springer have agreed to terms on a one-year contract worth $21MM, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports. The Excel Sports client had filed for a $22.5MM salary against the Astros' offer of $17.5MM (as shown in MLBTR's 2020 Arbitration Tracker ), so his deal will check in north of the $20MM midpoint between those two figures.
These days, it's atypical to see a team and a player settle on a one-year arrangement after figures have been exchanged. Most clubs prefer the so-called “file and trial” approach - essentially halting negotiations on anything other than...
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