Why all the incentives are aligned in favor of contracts like the Astros’ new first baseman’s, and how that could change.
Are recent Tommy John surgery victims about to become a new kind of contract extension candidate?
Ben and Sam discuss the impact of extensions on the players’ share of baseball’s record revenues.
Detroit locks up a premium player at a premium price.
Have extensions killed the free agent star, or just the 2014-15 free agent class?
An interview about extensions with the man who pioneered them.
The Braves talk two more extensions, and the latest updates on bullpens around baseball.
We just want to say three words to the Braves: “service time” and “extensions.”
Let the other teams sign their players to extensions. The 2014-15 free agent market’s got a great deal for you!
Now that even big-market teams are signing young players to long-term deals, can extensions still give small-market teams an edge?
The Giants lock up Buster Posey for almost a decade, and the Diamondbacks give Paul Goldschmidt five more years.
Ben and Sam discuss the recent news about extensions for Justin Verlander, Buster Posey, and Elvis Andrus.
Ben and Sam reach a milestone (the 20-minute mark) as they tackle the topics of clubhouse chemistry and whether there’s more to Jeff Mathis than meets the eye.