Pirates | More on Garrett Atkins' incentives
Updating previous reports, Pittsburgh Pirates 1B/3B Garrett Atkins will make $25,000 for 300, 350 and 400 plate appearances and $50,000 for 425, 450, 475 and 500 plate appearances, MLB.com's Jenifer Langosch reports. He'll receive $100,000 for winning the MVP, $100,000 for finishing second and $75,000 for coming in third. He'll also receive $25,000 if he's the MVP of any playoff series, $25,000 for a Gold Glove, $50,000 for a Silver Slugger, $25,000 for making the All-Star team and $250,000 if he's named Comeback Player of the Year. If he's not on the 25-man roster April 1 or June 1, he can request his release.
2011-01-06 07:38:35 | Source: MLB.com - Jenifer Langosch
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