Originally Posted by Bobby Thigpen
Why do people continue to act like it was a Kotsay vs Thome decision? It was a Kotsay vs the TONS of cash they would have had to overpay Thome to bring him back decision.
Jim Thome made $1.5 million with Minnesota that season. Mark Kotsay made $1.5 million with the White Sox (they also paid Andruw Jones $500,000 to be the other half of that horror show DH platoon).