Tag: Alfonso George

Metros, Sharks Agree to Deal

The Montreal Metros and Norfolk Sharks have agreed to swap shortstops in a one-for-one deal that had some GMs scratching their heads.

Metros are sending 30-year-old Alphonso George to the Sharks in return for 31-year-old minor leaguer¬†Zack Zaphod. Continue reading “Metros, Sharks Agree to Deal”

Arbitration Rulings Give Major Awards

Several players have earned big contracts through arbitration, it was announced today, with the biggest award going to Montreal Metros shortstop Alfonso George, at $13.8 million.

This arbitration award is higher than the $13.1 million “qualifying offer” amount that certain compensation-eligible pending free agents were due to accept during this year’s player bargaining, and makes George the 3rd-highest paid shortstop in the Bull League. Continue reading “Arbitration Rulings Give Major Awards”