It's just what the market dictates. All in timing. Scutero and Pegan, although not nearly as expensive, made the Giants bite the bullet and pay up a bit because of timing and the market.
Originally Posted by Rangers72
Greinke is gonna benefit from being the clear best pitcher in a thin market. It is what it is.
I wouldn't be surprised if he goes to Texas. In fact, I'm expecting it.
As for anxiety, LA doesn't have harsh media. People don't follow players home and harass them like on the East Coast. Fans come out in record numbers but are laid back--it's the socal lifestyle. He'd be perfectly fine.
Anaheim isn't in LA btw to a previous poster. Only 30 miles apart but completely different worlds. I've lived in both LA and OC. Completely different.
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Bring Back the Los Angeles Rams