Even in New York, $324 million sounds like a lot of money for a pitcher. Here's why it's a smart move.
Yes, the New York Yankees paid an obscene, unfathomable sum of $324 million for nine years to Gerrit Cole. But it makes perfect sense.
Skeptics – and and freaked-out Mets fans – will grumble that it is too much money – and argue, WHAT IF COLE GETS HURT???
Yankees diehards can agree that the money is unimaginable...