Massive contracts in baseball showing that ‘loyalty’ to players hurts more than it helps

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

To begin, I want to make it extremely clear that in no way am I demeaning the names that are used in this article. It’s a term that’s used quite often in baseball: Loyalty. But, what does it mean for a franchise? Does it mean mortgaging a part of your team’s future to “repay” a … Read more