Joel Sherman reports that the Kansas City Royals have done just that, reworking their contract with Jeremy Guthrie by adding a $10 million mutual option for 2016.
#Royals, Guthrie rework deal rather than $11M in ’14/$9M ’15, will get $8M in ’14/$9M ’15. But mutual option for ’16 of $10M or $3.2M buyout
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) January 13, 2014
Now Guthrie will make $8 million in 2014 rather than $11 million and his new mutual option will include a $3.2 million buyout.
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