Become a digitalPLUS subscriber. 99¢ for 4 weeks.

Topics

Matt Dominguez
Orioles pitcher Bud Norris calls Astros' prospect extension 'terrible'
Orioles pitcher Bud Norris calls Astros' prospect extension 'terrible'

Bud Norris has been in Baltimore for almost a year, but it appears he’s kept a keen eye on the goings-on back in Houston. The Orioles right-hander took to Twitter Tuesday morning to tear into the contract extension the Astros signed prospect Jon Singleton to yesterday, and said the deal is "terrible." Norris added Singleton should have listened to the players union, not his agent. Singleton, who was promoted to the majors Monday, signed a club-friendly extension without ever taking a swing in the big leagues. The deal was reported to be worth $10 million over five years, and with three options and built-in bonuses, he could make as much as $35 million over eight...

Loading