Tuesday, November 4, 2008

A.J. and Agent Delay Opt-Out Decision

Tell JP I'll be there in a minute
Jon Heyman of SI.com is reporting that A.J. Burnett and agent Darek Braunecker (pictured) have delayed the decision to opt out of the pitcher's existing contract by a few days. The player wants to give his current club a "fair and full chance" to make a competitive offer.

Jays GM J.P. Riccardi didn't comment on the extended window for negotiation, only reiterating his belief that the club would be in the mix for Burnett's services.

1 comment:

  1. might as well establish a baseline offer to shop around with, right?

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