Torrealba, Rockies sign two-year deal with option
DENVER -- Catcher Yorvit Torrealba, who flirted with leaving Colorado to join the New York Mets as a free agent earlier this month, has agreed to a two-year deal with the Rockies with a mutual option for 2010, the team said Friday.
MLB.com reported the $7.25 million deal will pay Torrealba $2.75 million in 2008, $3.5 million in 2009
and a $500,000 signing bonus. The mutual option for 2010 would pay $4 million if exercised by both teams and includes a $500,000 buyout clause if the option ...
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