NS Toronto Blue Jays CBS Sports HQ’s Jim Bowden confirmed the signing of right-hand man José Berríos to a major contract extension on Tuesday. Berríos’ deal for seven years and $131 million, by Sportsnet’s Ben Nicholson-Smith.
Berríos originally joined the Blue Jays on the July trading deadline from Twin. In 12 starts against Toronto, the All-Star twice each had 3.58 ERA (123 ERA+) in 70 1/3 innings. Berríos, who was previously under the team’s control throughout the 2022 season, will join the Jays rotation going forward. Toronto ace and Cy Young make it to the finals Robbie Ray Currently a freelance agent.
Berrios, 27, spent six seasons in the pro leagues after making his debut with the Twins in 2016. He helped the Jays push for a playoff spot in 2021, even though Toronto only arrived after the season in AL East is super competitive despite winning 91 Games.
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https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/news/blue-jays-jose-berrios-agree-on-seven-year-131-million-extension-per-report/ | Blue Jays, José Berríos agree on 7-year, $131 million extension, according to reports