Contract Negotiation MLB Players MLB Teams

Blanton, Phils Avoid Arbitration

Joe Blanton agreed to a three-year, $24 million contract with the Phillies. The deal comes at a perfect time since Blanton was scheduled for arbitration next month. I’m going to be completely candid; Blanton got a very good deal here. According to, he is compared to Justin Verlander of the Detroit Tigers. In 2009, […]