Barry Zito to Sign with the San Francisco Giants
Updated – 1:27pm C.T. – According to FoxSports and ESPN Radio, deal includes an option for an 8th year worth $18 million – Deal could end up being worth $144 million dollars
According to a report on ESPN Radio, Peter Gammons is reporting that Barry Zito will sign with the San Francisco Giants. ESPN is reporting the contract will be for 7 years in the $18 million dollar a year range….$126 million dollars.
The formal announcement is scheduled to be made on Thursday afternoon.
Will update if more information becomes available.
Update – 1:27pm C.T. – The Barry Zito deal appears to now have an option for the 8th year worth $18 million as well….there has not been a report yet if it is a club option or a player option.