Jan 172012
 
Phillies sign Cole Hamels to one-year contract, avoiding arbitration

According to SI’s Jon Heyman, the Phillies have re-signed Cole Hamels to a one-year, $15 million contract.  Heyman is also providing some additional details, claiming that Hamels’ new deal includes a $100,000 bonus if Hamels is named the league’s Most Valuable Player, $250,000 if Hamels wins the Cy Young Award, $100,000 for World Series MVP, and $50,000 each for [More…]