Judge gets $8.5M from Yankees; Paxton $12.5M, Sánchez $5M
Posted: 9:23 PM, Jan 10, 2020
NEW YORK, NY – OCTOBER 16: Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees hits a 3-run home run during the fourth inning against the Houston Astros in Game Three of the American League Championship Series at Yankee Stadium on October 16, 2017 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images)
Aaron Judge agreed to an $8.5 million, one-year contract with the New York Yankees, who also reached a $12.5 million deal with left-hander James Paxton and a $5 million agreement with catcher Gary Sánchez.
Judge hit .272 with 27 homers and 55 RBIs in 102 games.
Paxton went 15-6 with a 3.82 ERA in his first season after the Yankees acquired him from Seattle, going 10-0 in his final 11 regular-season starts.
Sánchez batted .232 with 34 homers and 77 RBIs.
New reached deals with all nine players eligible for salary arbitration.
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