Found October 21, 2013 on The Outside Corner:
The Los Angeles Dodgers have finalized a four-year contract with Cuban second baseman Alexander Guerrero that will pay him up to $28 million, according to MLB.com. Last month, there were rumors that Guerrero and the Dodgers were close on a contract, but it was eventually restructured. Guerrero's contract with the Dodgers can max out at $32 million according to a report from MLB.com. $10 million of Guerrero's contract will come in the form of a signing bonus, and the 26-year old cannot be assigned to the minor leagues without his permission over the life of the contract. Also, Guerrero will become a free agent when his contract expires as opposed to becoming eligible for arbitration while under the Dodgers' control. Presumably, this contract will take Los Angeles out of the bidding for Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, seemingly making a return to the Bronx inevitable for Cano. His signing also appears to spell the end of Mark Ellis' tenure with the Dodgers. ...
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