Howard's $10M win in arbitration sets new high-water mark

Updated: February 22, 2008, 3:02 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Everywhere Ryan Howard turned, people wanted to dig into his pockets.

Howard's bank account just skyrocketed like one of those home runs he deposits into the upper deck. Baseball's best bargain finally will be getting big bucks.

Howard won his salary arbitration case against the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday when he was awarded $10 million, the highest figure given a victorious player.

Now teammates expect him to pay for their meals and pick up the ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?