I think deferring the buyout until this contract expires, and over four years could be a big deal. Creates an extra $4M in this year's budget and a $1M hit over four years is much softer than $4M all at once.
Maybe AJ's next?
"It's not the high price of stardom that bothers me...it's the high price of mediocrity." - Bill Veeck
White Sox Front Office = Cloud Cuckoo Land