The Cincinnati Reds signed third baseman Todd Frazier to a two-year contract over the weekend as well as a pair of right-handed pitchers to bolster their bullpen.
The Reds gave Frazier a two-year contract worth $12 million, avoiding arbitration.
todd frazier, reds agree to $12M, 2-year deal, avoiding arbitration
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 8, 2015
Frazier, who turns 29 on Thursday, will make $4.5 million plus a signing bonus this season and $7.5 million in 2016. He’s a .258 career hitter but made his All-Star debut in 2014. He batted .273 with a career-high 29 home runs which was tied for first in the majors for third baseman with former Oakland Athletic turned Toronto Blue Jay, Josh Donaldson.
To learn more about Todd Frazier and the two relievers that the Reds signed over the weekend read the rest of my post on Baseball Hot Corner via the link below: