#sports activities Mariners rookie Julio Rodriguez is ‘finalizing contract extension worth as much as $450m’
BREAKING: Seattle Mariners rookie sensation Julio Rodriguez, 21, is ‘finalizing MASSIVE contract extension worth as much as $450m with $200m assured’
Seattle Mariners rookie sensation Julio Rodriguez is reportedly finalizing a large contract extension with $200 million assured, with the opportunity of exceeding $450 million in complete.
Rodriguez, the 21-year-old recognized as ‘J-Rod,’ has not formally signed but, however in line with MLB.com’s Jesse Sanchez and ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the deal is close to completion.
Rodriguez hit his twentieth residence run, tying it at 1 within the eighth. The 21-year-old sensation who placed on fairly a present on the All-Star Home Run Derby turned the fourth rookie in large league historical past with 20 residence runs and 20 stolen bases in the identical season, becoming a member of Mitchell Page (1977 Athletics), Ellis Burks (1987 Red Sox) and Marty Cordova (1995 Twins).
‘I’m joyful about it,’ Rodriguez stated. ‘Not lots of people do it on a regular basis.’
Rodriguez leads all rookies in residence runs and has stolen 23 bases.