• Anthony Rendon seeking an Altuve-like contract from Nationals

    3 days ago - By Yardbarker

    It's well known that the Nationals hope to work out a long-term deal with third baseman Anthony Rendon before he reaches free agency next winter, and Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic wrote over the weekend that Rendon and agent Scott Boras have been eyeing something in the vicinity of Jose Altuve's extension from a year ago. Altuve was already under contract for two years and $12.5M at the time he signed for an additional five years and $151M, which brought his current contract to a total of $163.5M over seven years. The Nats are already just a few million dollars shy of the luxury tax...
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  • NL East Rumors: Rendon, deGrom, Straily

    3 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors

    It's well known that the Nationals hope to work out a long-term deal with third baseman Anthony Rendon before he reaches free agency next winter, and Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic wrote over the weekend that Rendon and agent Scott Boras have been eyeing something in the vicinity of Jose Altuve 's extension from a year ago. Altuve was already under contract for two years and $12.5MM at the time he signed for an additional five years and $151MM, which brought his current contract to a total of $163.5MM over seven years. The Nats are already just a few million dollars shy of the luxury tax...
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