6 year, 115 M extension.

Through 2028

Cabrera beat me to it. I’ll slink back into lurking

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You can just call me Mark.

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Chandler Rome speculates that stress over getting his parents and brother out of Cuba might have contributed to that funk at the plate during most of August…


Alvarez’s parents and brother attended their first game, a 4-2 win over the Twins, on Aug. 23. In the 30 that followed, Alvarez slashed .343/.436/.638, freeing himself from a late-season funk that some attributed to hand pain and others to mechanical flaws in his batting stance. Both could have contributed to the downturn. Alvarez acknowledged each as a factor but kept silent about the uncertainty enveloping his family. “Yordan was anxious and worried. He wanted to have his parents here,” [Astros immigration counsel Carlos] Rosas said. “It played a big role in his mindset. It’s something that was constantly on his mind, and now he can rest.”


I’ve wondered how the Venezuelan MLBers have kept things together with the all issues back home.

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