Cards sign Schumaker to 2-year deal, cut Theriot
(THE Article From The…) …ST. LOUIS (AP) —
Second baseman Skip Schumaker has agreed to a $3 million, two-year deal with the St. Louis Cardinals, who did not tender a contract offer to infielder Ryan Theriot before Monday night’s deadline.
The 31-year-old Schumaker batted .283 in 117 games for the Cardinals this year and then.381 in the postseason with the lone RBI in a 1-0 victory over Philadelphia in Game 5 of the NL division series. He made 89 starts at second base and five in the outfield.
He gets $1.5 million in each of the next two seasons and can make $200,000 more annually in performance bonuses. He made $2.75 million last season, completing a $4.8 million, two-year deal.
(Article Link Here: http://sports.yahoo.com/mlb/news?slug=ap-cardinals-schumaker)
I Do LOVE Me Some SKIPPY SCHUMAKER!!!
I Do HATE HATE HATE Me Some RYAN THERIOT!!!
With Albert Pujols Out-The-Door in St. Louis…
…I’m SUPER-DUPER-HAPPY They’ve Been SMART with The Cash They’re Saving!!!
Skippy IS A TRUE CARDINAL, Through-AND-Through.
He’s Not “The Best” Player…
…BUT The Kid Has HEART…
…The Kid Has DETERMINATION…
…and The Kid THINKS OF THE TEAM Before HIMSELF.
…He’s A JOBBER…