Barry Zito’s 2006 Giants Contract Vs. His 2015 A’s Contract
In 2006, Barry Zito was the biggest free agent pitcher signing in MLB history. Eight Years later he’s trying out the team that originally drafted him, hoping for a chance to make a small fraction of his Giants contract. The veteran lefty says he’s playing now for the love of the game. A look at his pay cut will sure make you believe him. Check the numbers:
Tale Of The Tape: Willie Mays’ 1966 Contract Vs. Modern Baseball Salaries
On February 11th, 1966 Willie Mays signed a $130,000 contract with the Giants. At the time, it was the highest in the league. Now the league MINIMUM is $500,000. How would Mays, one of the league’s all time greats, be paid if he were a free agent today? Let’s measure up.
Tale Of The Tape: Tom Brady Vs. Joe Montana
If you grew up watching Bay Area football in the 1980’s you dreamed of matching the magic of Joe Montana (or even dressed like him for Halloween). Some of us have come closer than others. After another Super Bowl win, is San Mateo’s own Tom Brady finally there?
Was Super Bowl XLIX Or Katy Perry’s Halftime Show More Exciting?
I don’t usually watch Super Bowl halftime shows. But when I do, it has Katy Perry. How did her performance measure up to the game?
Better Bay Area Super Bowl Backdrop: Levi’s Stadium Vs. Old Stanford Stadium
The last time the Bay Area hosted the Super Bowl Joe Montana was going for his second title against some hotshot young quarterback named Dan Marino.
More Shocking, Bill Belichick Not Aware Of Deflated Footballs Or Sun Setting In West?
The sun sets in the west every day. But is that more shocking than Bill Belichick claiming ignorance in Deflate-gate?