Friday, December 11, 2015
The Chicago Cubs have signed Jason Heyward to an eight-year, $184 million deal. The deal also comes with two opt-out clauses, with the first coming after the third year. The Cubs have already landed Ben Zobrist and John Lackey the offseason after making it to their first NLCS since 2003.
Multiple sources indicate Heyward has indeed chosen Cubs over Cards, Nats.— Gordon Wittenmyer (@GDubCub) December 11, 2015
Jason Heyward is believed to have received an eight year deal for $184 million from #Cubs but no one is confirming from club.— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) December 11, 2015
Jayson Heyard is 8 years, $184M with two opt-outs.— Peter Gammons (@pgammo) December 11, 2015
First one comes after 3 years https://t.co/8pTtZs8q1z— Jesse Rogers (@ESPNChiCubs) December 11, 2015