Rizzo’s Contract By The Numbers
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(CBS) Late Sunday night, reports began surfacing the Cubs had given first baseman Anthony Rizzo a seven-year contract extension.
The deal, which is worth $41 million, has two club options for the 2020 and 2021 seasons for the 23-year-old Rizzo.
Here’s a complete breakdown of the numbers, from CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman:
Rizzo: $2M sign bonus, $750K in '13m $1.25M in '14, $5M in '15 & '16, $7M in '17 & '18, $11M in '19, cubs option $14.5M in '20 & '21—
Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) May 13, 2013