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Detroit Tigers and Miguel Cabrera agree on 8-year contract extension worth $248 million

The Tigers' total commitment to Cabrera is ten-years and $292 million.

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Projecting Cabrera's value to the Tigers

We love Miggy and are thrilled that he will always be a Tiger. But can we justify his record contract with cold hard analysis?

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BYB Podcast 105: Miguel Cabrera is a very rich man

In an episode all about the Benjamins, Al and Hookslide cover the fallout from the Tigers' historic contract extension with Miguel Cabrera, Max Scherzer's contract negotiations ending in futility, the acquisition of ancient shortstop Alex Gonzalez and Forbes estimating the team's worth at $680 million.

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Tigers, Cabrera formally announce 8-year extension

The Detroit Tigers officially announced the mega deal with slugger Miguel Cabrera Friday morning. A formal statement was released in coordination with the Tigers press conference which took place in Lakeland, Florida.

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Cabrera, today's "Mr. Tiger," now paid as such

The Tigers' reported contract extension offer to Miguel Cabrera is for about $30 million a year. All things considered, they got off cheap.

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What can you get for $292 million?

We seek to put baseball's richest contract into perspective.

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MLB execs disgusted over Miguel Cabrera extension

ESPN's Buster Olney reports the rest of baseball isn't happy with the Tigers organization over Miguel Cabrera's huge contact extension.

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Cabrera mega-deal reaction: All about the Bejamins

Money makes the baseball word go around, and the Tigers just handed Miguel Cabrera a metric ton of it.

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Miguel Cabrera will be a career Detroit Tiger

Miguel Cabrera does everything big. The Tigers took it to the next level and made it epic. Now, Cabrera is a Detroit Tiger for life.

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Cabrera's contract is the biggest in MLB history

Miguel Cabrera's $ 292 million dollar deal gives him the biggest contract ever paid to a baseball player, and brings the total of his two extensions to over $ 400 million.

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Tigers, Cabrera agree on 8-year contract extension

The Tigers have agreed to an eight-year contract extension with Miguel Cabrera reportedly worth $248 million. Including his current contract, which has two-years remaining, the Tigers' total commitment to Cabrera is for ten-years and $292 million.

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