Max Scherzer Signs Deal With The New York Mets; Sets MLB Record For Average Annual Value

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Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports

Max Scherzer has signed a three year deal with the New York Mets. The deal is three years for $130 Million, setting the record in MLB for average annual value of a contract. The deal breaks down to an average of $43.3 Million per year which breaks the previous record of $36 Million per year held by Gerrit Cole.

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