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Smells and superstitions: Tales of arbitration

Sean Casey knew the setting would be unpleasant. But the smell was even worse. It was a February day in 2001, in a hotel meeting room in Phoenix. Casey and the Reds had not been far apart in negotiations. Casey, who had made just $ 400,000 the previous season, wanted $ 3 million for the upcoming year; the Reds were ...

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Red Sox OF Mookie Betts wins $10.5 million US in arbitration

Mookie Betts beat the Boston Red Sox in the first salary arbitration case of the year. The all-star outfielder will get a raise from $ 950,000 to $ 10.5 million US instead of the team’s $ 7.5 million. Arbitrators Daniel Brent, Mark Burstein and Phillip LaPorte made the decision Wednesday in Phoenix, a day after hearing arguments. The 25-year-old hit ...

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Mookie Betts wins arbitration case against Red Sox

PHOENIX (AP) — Mookie Betts beat the Boston Red Sox in the first salary arbitration case of the year. The All-Star outfielder will get a raise from $ 950,000 to $ 10.5 million instead of the team’s $ 7.5 million. Arbitrators Daniel Brent, Mark Burstein and Phillip LaPorte made the decision Wednesday, a day after hearing arguments. The 25-year-old hit ...

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Report: Betts defeats Red Sox in arbitration, will earn $10.5M

Mookie Betts has emerged a winner in his first trip through arbitration. The Boston Red Sox outfielder reportedly defeated his team in his arbitration hearing on Tuesday and will earn a $ 10.5-million salary in 2018, according to <a href="https://twitter.com/JonHeyman/status/95876… MLB | theScore

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