Originally Posted by BrooklynZoo
youre being too hard on him. i wasnt for greatly overpaying him, but i dont think the deal is bad. youre knocking him for negotiating, which isnt a new concept. as for your hard stance take it or leave it offers, youd just be asking him to leave, which would not go well at all. at the end of the day hes a yankee great and hasnt done much if anything wrong, so why play bully on him when hes down?
How is offering him double what any other team would pay him playing "bully on him when hes down"?