Tampa Bay Rays Closing In On A Contract Extension With 20-Year Old, Wander Franco

“Shortstop Wander Franco quickly emerged as one of MLB‘s best players this season and the Tampa Bay Rays are wasting no time locking him up. The club is inching closer to signing Franco to a record-setting contact extension, reports Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay TimesJim Bowden of CBS Sports HQ says the deal is expected to be in the 12-year, $225 million range.”

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