Kim Ha-sung’s teammate and close friend Manny Machado (30) succeeded in extending his contract with San Diego.
On the 27th (Korean time), MLB.com, the official homepage of the US Major League Baseball, said, “San Diego has extended the contract with Machado for 5 years and 170 million dollars (about 224 billion won), and an official announcement has not yet been made by the club. ”he said.
Machado signed a 10-year, $300 million (395.4 billion won) long-term contract with San Diego in 2019. At that time, an opt-out clause after 5 years was included. Machado expressed his dissatisfaction with San Diego’s negotiating attitude in the offseason and opted out after the season, expressing his intention to enter the free agent (FA) market. 카지노사이트
Did Machado’s pressure work? San Diego succeeded in extending the contract with Machado. As the existing contract has 6 years, 180 million dollars (approximately 237 billion won) left, including this season, adding this contract is an 11-year, 350 million dollars (approximately 461 billion won) contract. Machado will play in a San Diego uniform until the age of 41 unless there is something special.
Meanwhile, Machado joined Baltimore with the 3rd overall pick in the 1st round of the 2010 rookie draft and made his big league debut in 2012. He recorded a batting average of 0.282, 283 home runs and 853 RBIs in 1445 games in 11 seasons. Last year, he served as a pillar for the team by reaching the 2nd place in the National League MVP.