Michael Cuddyer … Alex Rios … Cuddyer … Rios

Posted on August 11th, 2009 – 1:06 PM
By Howard

 Alex Rios offensive stats.

 Michael Cuddyer offensive stats

 Rios vs. Cuddyer in the field.

Cuddyer’s contract:

3 years/$24M (2008-10)

    • $2.75M signing bonus
    • 08:$5M, 09:$6.75M, 10:$8.5M, 11:$10.5M club option ($1M buyout)

Rios’ contract:

7 years/$69.835M (2008-14), plus 2015 club option

    • 08:$0.735M, 09:$5.9M, 10:$9.7M, 11:$12M, 12:$12M, 13:$12.5M, 14:$12.5M, 15:$13.5M club option ($1M buyout)
    • full no-trade clause, 2009-10
    • may block trades to 6 clubs from 2011 to end of deal
    • Contract source: Cot’s Baseball Contracts.

      I know we’re miffed at the Twins — and rightfully so — for not being more aggressive about fixing what’s ailed them. But taking on $61 million through the end of 2014 for … Alex Rios?

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