Originally written on San Francisco Giants Baseball (SF Giants...  |  Last updated 4/16/12
The San Francisco Giants have locked up Madison Bumgarner to a five year extension (through 2017) for $35 million or $40 million if Bumgarner qualifies as a Super 2 (meaning two-plus years of service time). The Giants weren’t kidding when they said they wanted to lock up their pitching staff! John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle has the breakdown of how the extension will work and the annual salary for Bumgarner.Below is the two different annual salary breakdowns for Bumgarner depending if he finishes the season as a Super 2 or not. Shea’s article also explains how he can qualify as a Super 2.Doesn’t Qualify For Super 22013: $750K, 2014: $3.75M, 2015: $6.75M, 2016: $9.75M, 2017: $11.5MDoes Qualify For Super 22013: $3M, 2014: $5.5M, 2015: $7M, 2016: $10M, 2017: $12MBumgarner gets a $1 million signing bonus with a $1.5 million optional buyout. All of Bumgarner’s arbitration years are covered in this contract, and one free agent year as well. This deal has two option years, a club/...
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