Rays, Kier­maier strike six- year, $ 53.5M deal

Chicago Sun-Times - - SPORTS -

The Tampa Bay Rays signed cen­ter fielder Kevin

Kier­maier to a six- year, $ 53.5 mil­lion con­tract ex­ten­sion that runs through the 2022 sea­son. A twotime Gold Glove win­ner, Kier­maier hit .246 with 12 home runs, 37 RBI and 21 stolen bases last sea­son.

Puerto Rico reached the World Base­ball Clas­sic ti­tle game with a 4- 3 vic­tory against the Nether­lands in 11 in­nings. Puerto Rico will play the United States or Ja­pan onWed­nes­day in Los Angeles.

The New York Mets said for­mer NFL quar­ter­back Tim Te­bow will start his first full pro sea­son at Class A Columbia. He is hit­ting .235 this spring.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.