Rookie third baseman Evan Longoria and the Tampa Bay Rays agreed Friday to a $17.5 million, six-year contract, a deal that could be worth up to $44 million over nine seasons. Tampa Bay has a club option for 2014 and a second option that covers 2015 and 2016.
From debut to set-for-life in the span of six days has to be some sort of record, doesn't it?
Meanwhile, Prince Fielder just took a night job stocking shelves at Whole Foods to make ends meet.
(link via ShysterBall reader Jacob Lee)