Beltran Signs With Yankees Rather Than D-Backs For More
According to Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic, the Diamondbacks made a strong, under-the-radar push to sign Beltran, offering him more than three years and $45 million. We heard on Thursday that the Royals were not the team who made the rumored three-year, $48 million offer, so its fair to speculate that it might have come from the Diamondbacks. Still, Beltran ultimately chose the Yankees as the destination to play out the latter days of his career.
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