Union preparing to fight for A-Rod’s $6 million home run bonus

by Chris Isidore  |  published on May 8, 2015

Multimillionaire Alex Rodriguez doesn’t seem too put off that the Yankees aren’t paying him a promised $6 million bonus for catching Willie Mays in home runs. But his union is.

The Major League Baseball Players Association is preparing to file a grievance against the Yankees on A-Rod’s behalf, even though Rodriguez hasn’t complained.

“We are prepared to do what we have to do,” said Greg Bouris, a union spokesman, told CNNMoney Friday in his only comment on the matter.

The contract A-Rod signed with the Yankees after the 2007 season called for him to get a $6 million bonus for reaching each of five milestone home runs, starting with No. 660 matching Mays.

No comments yet - you can be the first!

Comments are closed.

Do you Love your country but hate your government?

Join your fellow Libertarians who seek a world of liberty; a world in which all individuals are sovereign over their own lives and no one is forced to sacrifice his or her values for the benefit of others. Join over 500,000 Americans who get their daily dose of minimal government and maximum freedom with The New Liberty Movement.

We know how important your privacy is and your information is SAFE with us. We’ll never sell
your email address and you can unsubscribe at any time directly from your inbox.
View our full privacy policy.