Originally Posted by Golden Sox
Would you rather give this contract to Sale? Or would you rather give Edwin Jackson $52 million dollars for 4 years? It seems to me as if the Good Guys on the Southside of Chicago made a better deal with Sale than what the Bad Guys on the Northside did with Jackson.
True, but you can't really just compare them like that because Sale was still under Sox control cheaply for a few more years anyway, that's very different than a free agent signing. I'm sure the Cubs would have signed Sale if they could have...