Tag Archives: Jonathan Papelbon

Report: David Robertson seeking ‘Jonathan Papelbon money’

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David Robertson turned down the qualifying offer which would have made him the highest paid closer in baseball. It turns out he wants a little more than $15.3 Million. A source told Bryan Hoch of MLB.com that Robertson and his agent are seeking a deal that has 'Jonathan Papelbon money'. Robertson converted 39 of 44 saves after taking ...

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On Jonathan Papelbon and Reliever Volatility

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Late last week, news broke that the Yankees now-former nemesis Jonathan Papelbon had signed a four year $50 million contract with a vesting option for a fifth.  As expected, there was a great deal of reaction by Yankees fans, Red Sox fans, Phillies fans, baseball fans across the country.  Opinion varied from those calling it ...

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Sometimes It’s Better to Miss Out on a Trade

Jonathan Papelbon has signed with the Philadelphia Phillies so for now he is mostly out of our lives. There was one interesting story though that has come out since he left Boston. Peter Gammons tweeted a story about the offseason the Yankees landed Javier Vazquez. Apparently before the Yankees made the deal for him with the ...

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Video: Funny Swisher and Papelbon Commercial

Here is a funny commercial featuring Nick Swisher and Jonathan Pabelbon going back and forth with each other.

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