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Ken Rosenthal on Evan Longoria's contact extension.
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Particular -- on foxsports.com. It is Monday morning news that the Tampa Bay Rays -- Evan Longoria -- six year 100 million dollar extension. It extension it is not. So 2000 instead it. Obviously there are two aspects of this are really interest. One that the rays without understating -- without any hopes for new stadiums seemingly at this point. Are able to do such -- makes that your commitment. In two from the players perspective from my gorgeous perspective. If you remember it was widely criticized for eight it was quietly criticized by other agents. For the first -- The six year seventeen point five million dollar deal immediately -- shortly after. Getting to the usually he would get the major leagues only about a week when he took that ilk. Yes he was under diary himself in the early years. Well with this new deal Evan Longoria at age 47 now as. Guarantees. Of about a hundred. Million dollars. So let's just say that the lights. Now there are so say it just carried on we get into this contract in 2016. All of -- two Eagles local TV -- secretive at that we need capsule telling. -- -- But there are cautionary -- as well. Health of players who we thought it would be huge superstars in an effort for one reason or another -- not become the player we expected. Grady Sizemore is more Eric Chavez another didn't go right down the line. It has Tim Lincecum Alford currently in dollar deal that the Giants just slept -- -- Don't think he's going to get that now lets you build that I -- with the big come back here in 2013. Hello Gloria well yet look what initially that he otherwise could have made you can make the case is taking out. What brought it in dollars when you played all the records if you or against waste your career. It would pretty good deal.