The Rays and skipper Joe Maddon have agreed to a three-year contract extension, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports. The great news is also predictable news, as the Rays have been negotiating with Maddon for a while now.
The Rays really hit a home run with this deal, which was also a no-brainer. Obviously, Maddon has been a vital part of the Rays’ success in the past years, and they simply can not afford to let a guy like this go. It’s good to see Andrew Friedman continue to get the job done in the Rays’ front office.
Speaking of Joe Maddon, check out yesterday’s article: 5 Things You May Not Know About Joe Maddon.