• Jeter's Departure From Marlins Tied To Change In Plans For Post-Lockout Spending

    2 monthes ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    Derek Jeter 's abrupt departure from the Marlins organization earlier this morning stunned the baseball world. Jeter's citing of a “vision for the future of the franchise is different than the one I signed up to lead” prompted plenty of speculation about the team's spending moving forward, and Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports that a change in spending plans indeed served as a tipping point for Jeter. Sherman suggests that Jeter believed there to be as much as $15MM to spend on the 2022 roster after the lockout, but that outlook “evaporated” over the course of the lockout.
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