Originally written on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 11/16/14
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The Mets have just released the details of David Wright’s eight-year, $143 million dollar contract. The breakdown is as follows: Base Salary 2013: $11M ($3.0M deferred) 2014: $20M ($2.5M deferred) 2015: $20M ($2.5M deferred) 2016: $20M ($2.5M deferred) 2017: $20M ($2.5M deferred) 2018: $20M ($2.5M deferred) 2019: $15M 2020: $12M Award Bonuses First-time MVP: $500,000 ($200,000 for second- through fifth-place finish) Second-time MVP: $1 million Third-time MVP: $1.5 million All-Star selection: $100,000 Highest league All-Star vote: $100,000 TSN/BA/AP MV or Player of the Year: $100,000 Division Series MVP: $150,000 League Championship Series MVP: $150,000 World Series MVP: $250,000 Silver Slugger: $100,000 Gold Glove: $100,000 Hank Aaron Award: $100,000 David Wright will also have a hotel suite on every road trip.
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