Edwin Díaz will collect his salary until 2042

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  • Edwin Díaz will receive his salary until 2042

    Edwin Diaz was one of the main closers this year in the Major Leagues

Edwin Díaz's $102 million, five-year contract with the New York Mets includes $26.5 million in deferred payments that he won't receive. The deal is in full through 2042 and also has a club option for 2028 that could make the deal worth $118.25 million. for six seasons.

Díaz's deal, announced Wednesday, set the stage for the deal. a record dollar guaranteed to a relief pitcher. Includes a $12 million signing bonus payable in January and salaries of $17.25 million in both 2023 and 2024, and $17.5 million in 2025.

Díaz has an $18.5 million player option for 2026 and 2027, and must be decided on both after the 2025 season. n of $17.25 million by 2028 with a $1 million purchase.

New York will defer the sale. $5.5 million annually from 2023-25 ​​and $5 million each year in 2026 and 2027, with payments due July 1 in future years.

The 2023 monies will be paid in 2023. $2.65 million each in 2033 and 2034 and $200,000 in 2035. The breakdown for subsequent years is as follows:

— the money of 2024 with $2.45 million in 2035, $2.65 million in 2036, and $400,000 in 2037;

— the money of 2025 with $2.25 million in 2037, $2.65 million in 2038, and $600,000 in 2039;

— the money of 2026 with $2.05 million in 2039, $2.65 million in 2040, and $300,000 in 2041;

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