User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Horses
Soccer
Boxing/MMA
More
Betting Tools

 
C Laird gets $3 million, 2-yr deal with Braves

ATLANTA (AP) - Catcher Gerald Laird will get $3 million for his two-year deal with the Atlanta Braves, and could earn up to $750,000 in performance bonuses if he plays more than expected.

Advertisement
Laird was signed to be Brian McCann's backup after David Ross left for a $6.2 million, two-year deal with Boston. The 33-year-old Laird played for AL champion Detroit this past season, batting .282 with two homers and 11 RBIs.

The deal pays Laird $1.5 million each of the next two seasons, with the chance to earn an additional $250,000 in 2013 and $500,000 in 2014 based on how many games he starts. He would receive $50,000 each for starting 80, 90, 100, 110 and 120 games next year, and $100,000 each if he reached those targets the following season.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2016
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Akins: Diamond Trends - Monday
News: WS Matchup Odds
Mourning Marlins begin to move on
De La Rosa to have stem cell injection
Cubans mourn the loss of Fernandez
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
6-1 +520 Y'day, +8,483 TY
17-9 L26 Picks, 12-6 L18 G-Plays
27-15, +1,721 L42 MLB Streak
3-0 MLB Win Streak
+4,370 Net Profits TY
4-1 L5 Guaranteed Plays
11-5 L16 Guaranteed Plays
12-6 L18 G-Plays, +3,095 TY
4-1 Record Last 5 G-Plays
6-3, +314 Last 9 Selections
4-2, +252 L6 Guaranteed Plays
5-2 L7 Picks & Guarantees
6-2 L8, 9-4 +492 L13 G-Plays
MLB Pro Baseball Expert Sports Picks
2016 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Micah Roberts + 8483
Jim Feist + 4370
John Fisher + 3095
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Micah Roberts + 1968
Jim Feist + 1672
Kevin Rogers + 1364
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Micah Roberts + 4238
Antony Dinero + 1481
Kyle Hunter + 1267
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Jim Feist + 3080
Antony Dinero + 2987
Micah Roberts + 2710
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
James Manos + 2759
Micah Roberts + 2277
Antony Dinero + 1939
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Micah Roberts + 1790
Bill Marzano + 1555
NeiltheGreek + 1403
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Gold Membership