"I would, too,'' Showalter said. "People equate when you add money that you've gotten better. And we've done our share of that, too. The game is about so much more than just about who is paying the most and these players have worked hard to warrant these type of contracts, and God bless them, and Red Sox, Yankees? I'm sure I'd do the same thing. But this is a lot more fun, I can tell you that, the way we do it.